Black Titan by Carol Jenkins audiobook

Black Titan: A.G. Gaston and the Making of a Black American Millionaire

By Carol Jenkins and Elizabeth Gardner Hines
Read by Susan Spain

Recorded Books, Inc.

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781664442634

  • ISBN: 9781664550469

Runtime: 11.72 Hours
Category: Nonfiction/Biography
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A.G. Gaston, the poor grandson of slaves, was born in the Deep South in 1892. Over the course of his extraordinary life, he amassed a fortune of over $130 million and a vast business empire. The story of his remarkable life is written with eloquence and grace by his niece, an Emmy Award-winning journalist and her daughter, who holds degrees from Yale and Harvard. "This important book . is full of lessons for anyone looking to succeed in today's business world."-Robert Johnson, CEO of BET

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Author Bio: Carol Jenkins

Author Bio: Carol Jenkins

Carol Jenkins, niece of A. G. Gaston, is an Emmy Award–winning television journalist and now heads her own production company in New York City, specializing in television films and documentaries. For nearly twenty-five years she was an anchor and correspondent for WNBC-TV in New York.

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Author Bio: Elizabeth Gardner Hines

Author Bio: Elizabeth Gardner Hines

Elizabeth Gardner Hines, Carol Jenkins’ daughter, is a writer. A graduate of Yale, with an MA in English literature from Harvard University, Ms. Hines is the recipient of several academic prizes and fellowships. She lives in New York City.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Nonfiction/Biography
Runtime: 11.72
Audience: Adult
Language: English