Urban capitalists: entrepreneurs and city growth in Pennsylvania's Lackawanna and Lehigh regions, 1800-1920

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University of Scranton Press, Oct 1, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 221 pages
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Burton W. Folsom, Jr. provides analysis of the role of entrepreneurs in the urban development of Pennsylvania's Lackawanna and Lehigh regions from 1800 to 1920.

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About the author (2001)

Burton W. Folsom is a professor of history at Hillsdale College in Michigan and senior historian at the Foundation for Economic Education in Irvington, New York. He is a regular columnist for "The Freeman" and has written articles for "The Wall Street Journal" and "American Spectator, " among other publications. He lives in Michigan.