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Dark side of fortune

triumph and scandal in the life of oil tycoon Edward L. Doheny

by Margaret L. Davis

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • California, Southern,
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Doheny, Edward L. 1856-1935.,
    • Industrialists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- United States -- History.,
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- California, Southern -- History.,
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- Mexico -- History.,
    • Teapot Dome Scandal, 1921-1924.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-323) and index.

      StatementMargaret Leslie Davis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9570.D64 D38 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 339 p. :
      Number of Pages339
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL348083M
      ISBN 100520202929
      LC Control Number98007240

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