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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Review: The Robber BaronsUser Review - Jane - Goodreads
Where I got the book: purchased used on Amazon. The Robber Barons was written in 1934, but there's not much that seems dated about this enjoyable popular history. I bought it to get a better idea of ... Read full review
Review: The Robber BaronsUser Review - May - Goodreads
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 ... Read full review