BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY Annual Selections 2012

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> ABOuT WArrEN BuFFETT < Buffett’s Bites: The Essential Investor’s Guide to Warren Buffett’s Shareholder Letters by Laura rittenhouse ($19.95 list price, $16 shareholder price, McGrawHill, 2010). rittenhouse, a leading authority on evaluating CEO performance, extracts the best, most useful and enlightening nuggets from Buffett’s famous letters to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, and combines them with practical take-aways that readers can immediately apply to improve their own portfolios. Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist, 2nd Edition by roger Lowenstein ($19 list price, $15.20 shareholder price, random House, 2008). Lowenstein reveals how the famously sensible investment strategy of buying stocks that are undervalued and hanging on until their worth invariably surfaces is a reflection of the values by which Warren Buffett has always lived. Lowenstein explores his human qualities-patience, loyalty, integrity, conviction-and shows how these were always as important as his nimble mind. The Essays of Warren Buffett, Lessons for Corporate America, 2nd Edition, collected by Lawrence Cunningham ($32.50 list price, $26 shareholder price, 2008). Gems of wisdom harvested from the annual reports Warren Buffett writes for Berkshire Hathaway. <New Edition> Of Permanent Value: The Story of Warren Buffett, 2012 Odyssey Edition by Andrew Kilpatrick ($60 list price, $48 shareholder price, 2012). Completely updated with Buffett’s latest moves and countermoves, this best-selling biography returns with new insights into the tactics and strategies of the “Oracle of Omaha.” Kilpatrick traces Buffett from childhood to his recent investments and acquisitions, and provides a unique, in-depth look into Buffett’s life and mind. This is the “Buffett Bible” - the definitive story. The Real Warren Buffett: Managing Capital, Leading People by James O’Loughlin ($19.95 list price, $16 shareholder price, Nicholas Brealey, 2004). Book buyers and Buffett admirers alike have praised The Real Warren Buffett for its compelling insights

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and this is the most important book you will ever read on making the right investment decisions. These masters of value investing explain why the principles and techniques of Graham and Dodd are still highly relevant even in today’s vastly different markets. Bantam. Munger. and more.95 list price. forward by Warren Buffett ($24. lectures and public commentary. The wit and wisdom of Charlie Munger is available in a single volume: all his talks. Columbia university Press. > ON INVESTING < <New> A Few Lessons for Investors and Managers from Warren E. 2011). and asset classes. 2nd Edition. A Few Lessons for Investors and Managers  tells in a short. 2009). Mariner. Time and market developments have proven the wisdom of Graham’s basic strategies. struggles. The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life by Alice Schroeder ($20 list price. $39. with Warren Buffett ($19. draws parallels between Graham’s examples and today’s headlines. compensation issues. and business associates. 2003). Wiley. his work. A tribute to Buffett’s all-American personality and extraordinary business success. it has been written and compiled with both Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett’s encouragement and cooperation. children. > ABOuT CHArLIE MuNGEr < Damn Right!: Behind the Scenes with Berkshire Hathaway Billionaire Charlie Munger by Janet Lowe. Third Edition. acquisitions and their traps. $16 shareholder price.20 shareholder price. . Bevelin begins with Warren Buffett’s wisdom. yardsticks. countries. Warren Buffett Speaks: Wit and Wisdom from the World’s Greatest Investor. this witty and wise ensemble covers everything from friends and family to business and investing. Buffett  by Peter Bevelin ($12. This book tells you why Warren Buffett is the most fascinating American success story of our time.” This book discusses how managers and investors can increase their chance of success and reduce the chance of harm if managers think more like investors and investors more like businessmen. edited by Peter Kaufman ($49 list price. $12 shareholder price. and wisdom.The Classic Text on Value Investing by Benjamin Graham ($29. corporate governance. Marks helps readers understand the keys to investment success and how to avoid the pitfalls that can destroy capital or ruin a career. While preserving the integrity of the original text. The Intelligent Investor . follies. 2005 reissue of 1949 edition). Foreword by Warren Buffett ($75 list price. Investors worldwide have struggled to learn more about Warren Buffett’s cerebral sidekick. Sixth Edition. have withstood the test of time across a wide diversity of market conditions. 2007). Wiley. McGraw-Hill. Tracing his story from paperboy in Omaha to one of the world’s wealthiest men. The Most Important Thing: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor by Howard Marks ($29. Informed by a lifetime of experience and study. the importance of trust and the right culture. Poor Charlie’s Almanack: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles T. triumphs.95 list price. “I am a better investor because I am a businessman and a better businessman because I am an investor. by Benjamin Graham & David Dodd. This sixth edition is enhanced with 200 additional pages of commentary from some of today’s leading money managers. Security Analysis. and CEOs will find entertaining and highly useful. this edition includes commentary by Zweig. Part memoir. Warren Buffett allowed Schroeder unprecedented access to explore directly with him and with those closest to him. This is a selection of useful and timeless wisdom where Warren Buffett tells us how to think about business valuation. academics. what is a good and bad business. readers will laugh and learn from the down-to-earth billionaire’s business smarts and unique sense of humor. how to reduce risk. 2004). And. part creed. $16 shareholder price. opinions. The accompanying CD-rOM contains the 1940 classic edition text. 2008). easy-to-read way what managers and investors can learn from Buffett. $10 shareholder price. whose perspective incorporates the realities of today’s market. by Janet Lowe. Never before has Buffett spent countless hours responding to a writer’s questions. Janet Lowe’s unprecedented access to Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett has resulted in a first-class book that investors. The Intelligent Investor (Revised Edition) by Benjamin Graham. investing and life itself. 2008).40 shareholder price. talking. HarperCollins. Galbraith distills a good deal of fun from the whopping errors of the nation’s oracles and the wondrous antics of the financial community.20 shareholder price. 2009).into how one of the richest men in America achieved his astounding success. Warren Buffett: An Illustrated Biography of the World’s Most Successful Investor by Ayano Morio ($18. $18. The teachings of Graham. giving complete access to his wife. and gives readers a more thorough understanding of how to apply Graham’s principles. learning from mistakes.95 list price. This classic examination of the 1929 financial collapse provides insights on the legacy of our past and the consequences of blind optimism and power plays within the financial community. revised by Jason Zweig ($22. wit and insight that Charlie Munger brings to the world of business. Marks’ insight applies brilliantly to today’s markets. Enjoy the unique humor.99 list price.95 list price. $60 shareholder price. This reissue of the 1949 classic bestseller offers the investing principles as Benjamin Graham originally laid them out. $24 shareholder price. $20 shareholder price. 2012).95 list price.99 list price.50 list price. 2003). the father of value investing. $24 shareholder price. the book shows the development of an investment philosophy that fully acknowledges the complexities of investing and the perils of the financial world. Wiley. friends. supplying many broad takeaways for both the amateur and seasoned investor. The Great Crash: 1929 by John Kenneth Galbraith ($14. $15. this cartoon-strip biography entertainingly depicts events in the life of Buffett and how they contributed to his unique investment philosophy. HarperCollins.

sending him the symbol of MiTek’s success . the emotion and the pageantry of college football. When she was a toddler in Omaha. 2005). Davy Davidson. 2011).on the verge of financial collapse . Despite this success.. memories . <New> Shatel: Tom’s Take On 20 Unforgettable Years of Sports. talking with a then 20-year-old man about the insurance business. but also the market maker worldwide. Life Lessons in Business: Wisdom from Warren E. In 2001. Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger by Peter Bevelin ($28 list price. Warren Buffett’s big sister Doris has never lost that quality.50 years of football. none of the customers could afford yachts. Buffett’s served generations of customers for one hundred years. 2010). and the Mavs’ transition to Division I athletics. spent nearly five hours on a Saturday. Buffett’s was the oldest independent grocery store in the state of Nebraska. $22. “Davy” Davidson by Gwyn Davidson Larsen ($9.a connector plate! Within a few months Buffett brought MiTek into the Berkshire family. since the early 1990s.40 shareholder price. . the birth of uNO hockey. Buffett & L. Foods You Will Enjoy: The Story of Buffett`s Store by Bill Buffett ($24. Giving It All Away: The Doris Buffett Story by Michael Zitz ($28 list price.95 list price. $19. Buffett’s Grocery was founded in Omaha in 1869. when he had gone into the office to get some extra work done. “May I help you?” This book is about that store. <New> Rosenblatt Stadium: Omaha’s Diamond on the Hill (Omaha WorldHerald.. ($19..95 list price. in which brokers get rich while their customers go broke. 1981-2011 by Jim Healey ($74. <New> Big Red Rivals: Farewell to a Conference (Omaha World-Herald.was able to reinvent itself in less than a decade and become the dominant supplier in the industry. This book is for those who love the constant search for knowledge. the magic of the College World Series. Seeking Wisdom is the result of Bevelin’s study about attaining wisdom. The title refers to a story about a visitor to New York who admired the yachts of the bankers and brokers. using exemplars of clear thinking and attained wisdom. MiTek’s performance in a challenging economic period has more than justified this partnership. Big Red Rivals features stories from the World-Herald’s award-winning writers and photos capture the great plays. 2008). $24 shareholder price. whenever a customer walked in. 2011). $8 shareholder price. 2012). taken the company to even greater heights while establishing itself as not just the global market leader.20 shareholder price. and the many life teachers he has met along the way.it’s all in this beautiful commemorative book about rosenblatt Stadium. Three rivers. She has donated $100 million of her own money. 2007). $29. Of course. When it closed in 1969.50 list price. the hits.95 list price. this book exposes the folly and hypocrisy of Wall Street. an era of dominance for Nebraska volleyball that included three national titles. Wiley.95 list price. Gene Toombs. Full of wise contrarian advice and offering a true look at the world of investing.40 shareholder price. $24. This is the story of how a small. his industrious and talented father. Humorous and entertaining. why we make misjudgments and tools to improve our thinking. Coverage is provided of every Nebraska conference game from the beginning of the Big Eight in 1960 . $24. The World-Herald marked the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a special book honoring the Nebraskans and Iowans who helped the nation win a war.. an unprecedented period of success for Creighton basketball. her parents called her Mary Sunshine. by Tom Shatel with foreword by Tom Osborne (Omaha World-Herald. The newspaper’s stunning words and photographs capture the sacrifice and commitment of a special generation. Buffett expounds on the strong set of values given to him by his trusting and broadminded mother. That man was Warren Buffett. $29. $22. with Omaha hosting national events such as the 2008 Olympic Swim Trials and the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. and they were usually on the premises to greet and to wait on customers. MiTek’s Chairman and architect of the highly successful market strategy. the impact of a new downtown arena. $24 shareholder price. The friendship and mentoring between them never stopped after that very first meeting. Bevelin focuses on how our thoughts are influenced. $20 shareholder price. Life Is What You Make It: Find Your Own Path to Fulfillment by Peter Buffett ($14 list price. this book continues to open the eyes of investors to the reality of Wall Street. her own problems have caused empathy for others to deepen over the years. A keepsake for all who love rosenblatt Stadium history. Over the past decade. > GENErAL INTErEST < <New> At War * At Home: World War II Stories of Sacrifice and Commitment (Omaha World-Herald.95 list price. the new management team has. Midwestern firm . mostly to individuals in trouble through no fault of their own. where both Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger got their business start. Instead. $20 shareholder price. 2007).60 shareholder price.95 list price. president of GEICO. 2010). <New> MiTek: A Global Success Story. even though they dutifully followed the advice of their bankers and brokers.A. Life is about living your life to the fullest. 2010). Over those years. $60 shareholder price. Back then.Where Are the Customers’ Yachts? Or a Good Hard Look at Wall Street by Fred Schwed. More than 300 pages of stories and photos make this a wonderful keepsake for College World Series & royals fans. $11.95 list price. 2010). Instructive and intuitive. with the history of Nebraska football going back to the 1890s and the beginning of the Huskers’ play in the Missouri Valley beginning in 1907. individuals owned businesses. someone was always there to say. reached out to Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett. despite personal problems that would have soured others on the world. Jr. $16 shareholder price. The World-Herald sports columnist was there to witness events since 1991: three national championships for Husker football. Bevelin cites an encyclopedic range of thinkers and describes ideas and research findings from many different fields. tradition. Permanent Press.

and how they balance work and their private lives The only book focusing on eight of the most powerful women at Berkshire Hathaway. 2006). Sr. 2010). President and former Chief Executive Officer of Wesco Financial Corp. former top executive at CocaCola. To show his appreciation to the students who introduced him to Clayton Homes. Profiling these remarkable women. Vintage Buffett (DVD. His common sense and straightforward approach to investing is evident in this video. including Warren Buffett. 2002). The funny. philosophical and personal conversation between these two business leaders and unlikely friends focused on the things most important to them. $29. “I insist on a lot of time being spent. $40 shareholder price.Warren Buffett . Find out what two of the world’s wealthiest men have to say about business and life as they answer questions from university of Nebraska students. So I do more reading and thinking. Buffett and Gates share an extraordinary appreciation of the qualities that matter most. Susan Buffett In Her Own Words: A Conversation with Charlie Rose (DVD. This video leads viewers through the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting weekend. Gipson (DVD. > VIDEOS < Buffett & Gates Go Back to School (DVD. in the most extensive set of interviews he has ever granted. 2012) An influx of female leadership over the past few years has invigorated Berkshire Hathaway with energy and unique female insight. 2005). Woodstock for Capitalists by Ian Darling (DVD. Munger is Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. 2005). $11. 2009). Crown. Spend time with Charlie Munger and Jim Gipson as they reflect on the market meltdown of 2008 and discuss the massive cognitive failure of so many bright people as the cause. I read and think.95 list price. Warren Buffett. Susan Buffett spoke to Charlie rose in her only television interview. Bill Gates. $24. including material not included in Warren Buffett In His Own Words: Conversations with Charlie Rose. and those who know him best: his friends. $12 shareholder price. the book provides motivational and management information for a wide range of readers. 2011). Keough ($15 list price. ($13. What I could do was talk about how to lose. and make less impulse decisions than most people in business. In this far-reaching conversation. humor and insightful commentary abound as Warren Buffett and Bill Gates talk about what they really think about love and money. chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has witnessed plenty of failures and has also been friends with some of the most successful people in business history. Jack Welch. I do it because I like this kind of life. The shareholders are a global tribe. Inc. $24.95 list price. Warren Buffett attended the university of Tennessee’s MBA Symposium in 2003. $12 shareholder price. 1998).95 list price. family and colleagues. S20 shareholder price. The Women of Berkshire Hathaway is an inspirational read about the triumph of a group of remarkable women within a company once dominated by men. $20 shareholder price.” <New> The Women of Berkshire Hathaway: Lessons from Warren Buffett’s Female CEOs and Directors by Karen Linder (Wiley. of course. $14. his view of the world and America’s role in it and. Portfolio. $14.99 list price. Buffett discusses his life. $24.. $20 shareholder price.95 list price. Gates shares the values and principles he’s learned over a lifetime of “showing up”-lessons that he has instilled in his children. Microsoft founder and CEO. $29. Linder looks closely at the female board members of Berkshire Hathaway and the female managers who run Berkshire Hathaway companies. his celebrated investment strategies. Candor. Three months before her untimely death. This documentary provides a behind the scenes look at this superstar investor.95 list price. in work and in life.95 list price.20 shareholder price. treated business students at the university of Washington to a rare public dialogue. Munger and James H.95 list price. Gipson is founder and lead manager of the Clipper Fund and Principal at Pacific Financial research. Ordinary men and women come to see Warren Buffett. He writes. $24 shareholder price. $50 list price. the man who has changed their lives so drastically. Warren Buffett: Money Master by Jeff Hull (DVD. How Did We Get There? Reflections on the Market Meltdown with Charles T. the world’s greatest investor. America´s premier interviewer engages Warren Buffett. Watch and learn as he answers students’ questions and shares his investment philosophy and wealth of experience. 2009). Keough. almost every day.Showing Up for Life: Thoughts on the Gifts of a Lifetime by Bill Gates. his friendships. with commentary from Warren Buffett. and exploring their working relationship with their employees and Warren Buffett.  Warren Buffett In His Own Words: Conversations with Charlie Rose (DVD.” . and continues to practice on the world stage today as the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Buffett & Gates on Success (DVD. $24. and Peter Drucker. <New Edition> The Ten Commandments for Business Failure by Donald r. and former Chairman of the Board. $24 shareholder price. DVD Extras: The Complete Story (DVD. 2005). $20 shareholder price.95 list price. following the paths that brought these women to their current positions. “after a lifetime in business I have never been able to develop a step-bystep formula that will guarantee success. 2003). $19.99 list price. brought together by a shared set of values and a strong sense of family. $16 shareholder price. to just sit and think. That is very uncommon in American business. and Bill Gates. This DVD goes behind the scenes with Charlie rose’s interviews with Warren Buffett. $12 shareholder price. rupert Murdoch. Showing Up for Life translates one man’s experiences over four score years of living into an inspiring roadmap for readers everywhere.

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