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The Gold Ring: Jim Fisk, Jay Gould, and Black Friday, 1869

Kenneth D. Ackerman - Business & Economics - 2011 - 370 pages
In September 1869, two young speculators, Jay Gould and Jim Fisk, Jr., undertook perhaps the most audacious financial operation in American history the cornering of the ...
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Dark Horse

Kenneth D. Ackerman - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 496 pages
Ackerman presents the razor-thin election story of President James A. Garfield, a partisan war, an assassination--and a cautionary tale for contemporary America.
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"Boss" Tweed: The Story of a Grim Generation

Denis Tilden Lynch - Biography & Autobiography - 1931 - 433 pages
No political scandal in American history has had a greater impact on America's political consciousness than the rise and fall of the "Tweed Ring" in New York City between 1866 ...
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The Tweed Ring

Alexander B. Callow - History - 1969 - 351 pages
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Rum, Romanism, and Rebellion

Mark Wahlgren Summers - History - 2000 - 377 pages
The presidential election of 1884, in which Grover Cleveland ended the Democrats' twenty-four-year presidential drought by defeating Republican challenger James G. Blaine, was ...
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