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Murdoch relishes 'outsider' role despite power, book claims

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Rupert Murdoch still sees himself as an anti-establishment outsider, even after building the most powerful media empire on the planet, a new book on the tycoon says. 

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch, executive chairman of News Corporation and chairman and CEO of 21st Century Fox, arrives at the Allen & Co. annual conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, on July 12, 2013

"Murdoch's World: The Last of the Old Media Empires" by David Folkenflik says the Australian-born US magnate remains distrustful of governments following his long history of battling regulators in several countries.

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