The life and work of an eminent real estate innovator and pioneerBased on interviews with colleagues, friends, and enemies, this biography tells the story of how a man without money, experience, or connections became a real estate legend. A visionary and risk taker, Trammell Crow is presented in the book as the pioneer of speculative real estate development, noted for spawning a generation of industry leaders.
Reviews"[Trammell Crow] epitomizes the American Dream . . . through this vivid portrait . . . others will come to know him too." —Gerald R. Ford, 38th President of the United States
"Ewald has captured the man and his many accomplishments, and provided a fascinating glimpse into the excitement and perils of real estate development." —David Rockefeller, banker and philanthropist
Author BiographyWilliam Bragg Ewald Jr. assisted former President Eisenhower in preparing his memoirs and is the author of several books. He lives in Greenwich, Connecticut.