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Wriston speaking a selection of addresses. by Henry Merritt Wriston

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Published by Brown University Press in Providence .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsLD636 1937 .W7
The Physical Object
Pagination263 p.
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6225147M
LC Control Number57011230
OCLC/WorldCa2191478

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In these wise addresses the former President of Brown University ranges from local campus activities to a world at war, but always with something fresh to say-- not the freshness of the unexpected but of an important truth perceived clearly. Walter Wriston wrote ‘Risk is a Four-Letter Word’; true reform involves risk, but it’s one you must now take. These abysmal presidential candidates are just a depressing symptom of a larger problem with American politics today, but you have four years to change the system.   Speaking Christian book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Modern Christians are steeped in a language so distorted that i /5(). 4 WrISTON LeCTUre It is a great honor and a privilege for me to be able to speak to you. I must say that I was both flattered and a bit daunted when I saw the list of previous speakers at the Wriston Lecture. They include renowned academics and intellectuals, and I am neither of those things.

Walter B. Wriston (August 3, - Janu ) was a banker and former chairman of Citicorp. An expert on commercial banking, Mr. Wriston wrote and spoke widely on topics relating to finance, banking, technology, and international business. Mr. Wriston's career at . Walter Bigelow Wriston (August 3, – Janu ) was a banker and former chairman and CEO of Citicorp. As chief executive of Citibank / Citicorp (later Citigroup) from to , Wriston was widely regarded as the single most influential commercial banker of his time. During his tenure as CEO, the bank introduced, among other innovations, automated teller machines, interstate banking, the . Says the book: “Wriston’s most remarkable achievement at Citibank was persuading Washington that lending money to governments in developing countries was nearly risk-free.” But the government was.   6 thoughts on “ Pre-Tribulation Rapture: “Jewish Wedding Ceremony” by Joy Wriston ” Bibleguy Hi, Geri interesting article I have a question is the fact that the world doesn’t recognize us as the Bride of Christ a good thing or a bad thing.