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John Helyar

John Helyar (born 1951) [1] is an American former journalist who has worked for The Wall Street Journal, Fortune magazine,, ESPN The Magazine and Bloomberg News.[2] He currently works as a research analyst at Select Equity Group.[3]

John Helyar
Born (1951-05-14) May 14, 1951 (age 67)
Occupation Author
Language English
Nationality American
Citizenship American
Alma mater University of Missouri
Notable works Lords of the Realm: The Real History of Baseball, Barbarians at the Gate

Helyar is the author of the books Lords of the Realm: The Real History of Baseball (which, according to WorldCat, is held in 688 libraries [4]) and co-author with Bryan Burrough of Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco (held in 2249 libraries [5]).

"Barbarians at the Gate" was made into a film of the same title.[6]


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