The Robber Barons: The Great American Capitalists, 1861-1901
Includes material on John D. Rockefeller, J. Pierpoint Morgan, Cornelius Vanderbilt, William H. Vanderbilt, Andrew Carnegie, E. H. Harriman, Jay Gould, Jim Fisk, Jay Cooke, Daniel Drew, Henry C. Frick, James J. Hill, Charles M. Schwab, Henry Villard, Standard Oil Company, trusts.
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This is a very well researched piece that covers an enormous subject and period of history. There was so much in the way of industrial, financial, and capitalistic development. In this regard, the ...
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5.0 stars. In my opinion, this is the best book written on the subject of the economic transformation of the US after the Civil War through the early 1900 told through the stories of the rise (and ... Read full review