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The Resource Breaking News

Breaking News

Label
Breaking News
Title
Breaking News
Statement of responsibility
Paul Barry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the age of 82, Rupert Murdoch is divorcing his third wife Wendi Deng and gearing up for the toughest challenge of his life: to hand his empire on to his children. But is this the end of the Murdoch dynasty?Lachlan doesn't want to succeed him. James is in disgrace. And Elisabeth is not a serious contender. His grip on the group has also been weakened by scandal. His British tabloids have been caught hacking phones and bribing officials on an industrial scale. At least twenty journalists will soon face trial for hacking and corruption and could be jailed.But Rupert thrives on crisis. He has recently split News Corp in two, doubled his fortune to US$9 billion, and is bouncing around like a man in his prime.So can he win this one last battle and keep it all in the family?
Summary
At the age of 82, Rupert Murdoch divorced his third wife and is gearing up for the toughest challenge of his life: to hand his empire on to his children. But is this the end of the Murdoch dynasty? Lachlan doesn't want to succeed him. James is in disgrace. And Elisabeth is not a serious contender. His grip on the group has also been weakened by scandal. His British tabloids have been caught hacking phones and bribing officials on an industrial scale. At least 20 journalists will soon face trial for hacking and corruption and could be jailed. But Rupert thrives on crisis. He has recently split News Corp in two, doubled his fortune to nine billion, and is bouncing around like a man in his prime. So can he win this one last battle and keep it all in the family?
Biography type
individual biography
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10361237
Cataloging source
NOV
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1952-
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Barry, Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Current Events
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
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sex, lies & the Murdoch succession
Label
Breaking News
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:14803a6c-b267-4b5b-8f6f-7f221ef0c7cb
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742699790
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Breaking News
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:14803a6c-b267-4b5b-8f6f-7f221ef0c7cb
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742699790
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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