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Reichmanns

Anthony Bianco

Reichmanns

family, faith, fortune, and the empire of Olympia & York

by Anthony Bianco

  • 169 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Random House Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reichmann family.,
  • Jews -- Canada -- Biography.,
  • Jews, Hungarian -- Canada -- Biography.,
  • Jews -- Hungary -- Biography.,
  • Orthodox Judaism -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [765]-780) and index.

    StatementAnthony Bianco.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF5032.J5 R44 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 810 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages810
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16633476M
    ISBN 100679308121

      According to a New York Times article reporting on Anthony Bianco's book, "The Reichmanns: Family, Faith, Fortune and the Empire of Olympia & York", Reichmann's mother sent thousands of packages. Business Week senior writer Anthony Bianco assumed a mammoth task in deciding to write a biography of the Reichmanns, once one of the world’s most powerful and secretive families. His subjects, the force behind Olympia & York Developments Ltd., the commercial real-estate empire that collapsed in financial ruin in , have a well-documented track record for suing nosy writers.

    “Not only were they constrained in growing up Orthodox, but they had to grow up Reichmanns–which are some very big shoes to fill,” says Anthony Bianco, a New York City writer who chronicled the family’s epic story earlier this year in his book, The Reichmanns. The Master Builders: How the Reichmanns Reached for an Empire Ayerego Books is a quaint bookstore on St Clair Avenue West; a friendly shop in the Regal Heights Village, just East of Corso Italia. We specialize in social sciences, history, and biographies, but we also have a wide range of other genres to cater all tastes, along with a wonderful.

    The Christian Science Monitor is an international news organization that delivers thoughtful, global coverage via its website, weekly magazine, online daily edition, and email newsletters. Book # Reichmanns: Family, Faith, Fortune and the Empire of Olympia and York. Why we recommend this book: An inspiring and cautionary story about one of the most successful real estate developers in history, who’s exponential and seemingly unstoppable growth was brought to a halt by an economic recession and overly grand ambitions.


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The Reichmanns: Family, Faith, Fortune, and the Empire of Olympia & York was hard to get into at first, due to the small and crowded text. After watching the documentary Faith and Fortune: The Reichmann Story, however, I was able to return to the book with gusto.

The movie clarified who was who in the book, and motivated me to compare the book /5(19). The Reichmanns was hard to get into at first, due to the small and crowded text.

After watching the documentary Faith and Fortune: The Reichmann Story, however, I was able to return to the book with movie clarified who was who in the book, and motivated me to compare the book to the documentary/5.

Reichmanns book The Reichmanns: Family, Faith, Fortune, and the Empire of Olympia & York was hard to get into at first, due to the small and crowded watching the documentary Faith and Fortune: The Reichmann Story, however, I was able to return to the book with movie clarified who was who in the book, and motivated me to compare the book to the documentary/5(18).

The Reichmanns Family, Faith, Fortune, and the Empire of Olympia & York (Book): Bianco, Anthony. Beginning in eighteenth-century rural Hungary, The Reichmanns illuminates the origins of the family and of Jewish ultra-Orthodoxy.

Bianco paints a vivid picture of this lost world of small Jewish villages and the entrepreneurial Reichmanns book men who built the initial Reichmann wealth. Unlike many other Jews - and unlike the Rothschilds, Warburgs, and other great Jewish families - the Reichmanns.

Paul (Moshe Yosef) Reichmann (Hebrew: משה יוסף רייכמן ‎‎; 27 September – 25 October ) was a Canadian businessman and member of the Reichmann family. He is best known for Reichmanns book leadership of the Olympia & York real estate development company.

Born: 27 SeptemberVienna, Austria. Just as stated in the dust cover of the book, Anthony Bianco's book "The Reichmanns"combines the themes of at least three other books i.e."World of Our Fathers", "The Warburgs" and "Barbarians at the Gate." Addtionally, the book throws some addtional light on Margaret Thacher's England and the Mulrooney government of Canada in the s/5(5).

The Reichmanns descend from Hungarian-Jewish scions who, according to legend, purposely took the name Reichmann (``rich man'') in hopes that it would prove prophetic.

The Reichmann elders, Samuel and Renee, were forced to flee Hungary as the Nazis approached, and settled first in Tangier. The epic rise and spectacular fall of the devoutly religious and secretive family that was one of the ten richest of the world.

The Reichmanns is filled with fascinating characters, epic scope, and an illuminating look at the world of the ultra-orthodox. 16 pp. of photos. Author :   [PDF] Towers of Debt: The Rise and Fall of the Reichmanns/the Olympia & York Story Read Online.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Reichmanns by Anthony Bianco,Times Business edition, in English - 1st ed. The Reichmanns ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: The Reichmann family is a Canadian family best known for their property empire built through the Olympia and York company.

At the family's peak, their combined wealth was estimated at $13bn, making them the fourth richest family on the planet.

Fortunes waned, particularly with the ill-fated Canary Wharf development which saw the family business file for bankruptcy in with debts of $20bn. Read or Download The Reichmanns: Family, Faith, Fortune, and the Empire of Olympia & York Book by Anthony Bianco.

This awesome book ready for download, you can get this book now for FREE. All your favorite books and authors in one place. PDF, ePubs, MOBI, eMagazines, ePaper, eJournal and more. “The Reichmanns built one of the great family fortunes in the world and lost it,” said Bianco, who had to resign from his position as senior writer with BusinessWeek in New York to write the book.

“The Reichmanns, and Paul especially, are a throwback to an older, more daring style of doing business. The Reichmanns: Family, Faith, Fortune, and the Empire of Olympia & York DecemCrown Business Hardcover in English - 1st ed edition. Paul Reichmann showing Margaret Thatcher a model of Canary Wharf in who produced a book on the family The Reichmanns would send workers home early on Fridays to observe the sabbath Author: David Teather.

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