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Contents Foreword by Governor Victor G. Atiyeh x Introduction xii Chapter 1: Lessons of the Prune Orchard 1 Chapter 2: The Road Less Traveled 17 Chapter 3: Answering the Call 36 Chapter 4: Jumping in with Both Feet 55 Chapter 5: Get Our Money Out of the Mattress 76 Chapter 6: Nature’s Warrior 95 Chapter 7: From State Street to Wall Street 108 Chapter 8: A Line in the Sand 120 Chapter 9: From Backwater to Vortex 145 Chapter 10: A Darkened Victory 167 Chapter 11: Utopian Dreams, Economic Realities 194 Chapter 12: Fighting Against the Tide 220 Chapter 13: A Graceful Departure 254 Chapter 14: The Arc of Bob Straub’s Life 277 Epilogue by Mark Henkels 284 Notes 291 Acknowledgments 329 Index 332 ...


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