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Author Banowsky, William Slater.

Title The Malibu miracle : a memoir / William S. Banowsky ; [foreword by Andrew K. Benton].

Imprint Malibu, CA : Pepperdine University Press, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    378.794 BAN    Available
Description xxi, 393 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The providential partnership -- The faculty and church conflict -- The impending financial failure -- The Watts riots deathblow -- The magnificent Malibu land grant gift -- Riding the Reagan revolution -- The miracle-making Mrs. Seaver -- Richard C. Seaver and Hydril -- The Larry Kimmons tragedy -- The "birth of a college" dinner -- The Malibu ground breaking -- The college becomes a university -- Construction of the Malibu campus -- The Malibu faculty and students -- The theme tower controversy -- The Malibu sewer wars -- The dedication of Seaver College -- Dr. Young's tragic accident -- The expanded ecumenical board -- The mission of seven presidents.
Subject Banowsky, William Slater.
Pepperdine University -- History.
Pepperdine University -- Presidents.
ISBN 9780982462737

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