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Sam Walton

Sam Walton

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Written by Sam WaltonAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Sam Walton
Contribution by John HueyAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by John Huey

  • Format: Paperback, 368 pages
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  • Publisher: Bantam
  • On Sale: June 1, 1993
  • Price: $7.99
  • ISBN: 978-0-553-56283-5 (0-553-56283-5)
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Meet a genuine American folk hero cut from the homespun cloth of America's heartland: Sam Walton, who parlayed a single dime store in a hardscrabble cotton town into Wal-Mart, the largest retailer in the world. The undisputed merchant king of the late twentieth century, Sam never lost the common touch. Here, finally, inimitable words. Genuinely modest, but always sure if his ambitions and achievements. Sam shares his thinking in a candid, straight-from-the-shoulder style.

In a story rich with anecdotes and the "rules of the road" of both Main Street and Wall Street, Sam Walton chronicles the inspiration, heart, and optimism that propelled him to lasso the American Dream.