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Preview — Marland Tragedy by Kim Brumley. Marland and his family. Author Kim Brumley explores the unanswered questions surrounding his personal life, including his first wife's death, his second marriage to adopted daughter Lydie, the construction of their estate, the 'Palace on the Prairie, ' Lydie Marland Tragedy: The Turbulent Story of a Forgotten Oklahoma Icon recounts the controversial true-life story of E.
Author Kim Brumley explores the unanswered questions surrounding his personal life, including his first wife's death, his second marriage to adopted daughter Lydie, the construction of their estate, the 'Palace on the Prairie, ' Lydie's plunge into isolation after E. In addition, Marland Tragedy examines E.
Marland's business and political career, most notably the hostile takeover of Marland Oil Company now known as ConocoPhillips by J. Morgan, and E. This fast paced biography takes an in-depth look at the life Marland lived, the family he loved, and the pioneer spirit he embodied, revealing the greatest triumphs and the most devastating tragedies that were experienced as one man worked to tame the Wild West. Get A Copy. Paperback , pages. More Details Other Editions 3.
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Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Community Reviews. Showing Average rating 3. Rating details. More filters. Sort order. Apr 27, Kim Savage rated it really liked it. No flowery words here.
Just a straight forward tale of an important man in Oklahoma history. Not all questions are answered here because of secrets that were kept.
Brumley does a good job telling the facts, as well as attempting to help understand things that needed speculation. Marland was an entrepreneur and philanthroper. An important root in the oil business, Ponca City, and the state of Oklahoma. A quick, easy read, but an important one.
Nov 01, Sarah McKinney rated it it was ok.
Marland Tragedy: The Turbulent Story of a Forgotten Oklahoma Icon recounts the controversial true-life story of E.W. Marland and his family. Author Kim Brumley. Marland Tragedy [Kim Brumley] on vaaplodpyrcilou.cf *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Marland Tragedy: The Turbulent Story of a Forgotten Oklahoma Icon.
Just a fact lister, I was hoping for more of a story. This is a short book approx pages abut E. Marland and his dysfunctional family. EW came to Ponca City, OK in at age 34 with outstanding abilities and abundant energy and vision.
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