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The roller-coaster career of Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest

BANGKOK -- Iron ore magnate Andrew Forrest, 52, has come a long way from Minderoo, the sprawling, 2,400-sq.-kilometer cattle station where he was raised in an isolated corner of northwest Australia.

Andrew Forrest

     The youngest of three children, Forrest reveled in outback life, riding boundary fences in searing summers and swimming in creeks during the wet season.

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