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Meet the Author: John Helyar

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John Helyar is a columnist for Bloomberg News. He previously wrote for the Wall Street Journal, Fortune, and ESPN, and is the author of Lords of the Realm: The Real History of Baseball.

Books by John Helyar

Barbarians at the Gate

The Fall of RJR Nabisco

Book cover image: Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco | #1 New York Times Bestseller

A #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the best business narrative ever written, Barbarians at the Gate is the classic account of the fall of RJR Nabisco. An enduring masterpiece of investigative journalism by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar, it includes a new afterword by the authors that brings this remarkable story of greed and double-dealings up to date twenty years after the famed deal.  More »