Grace: W.R. Grace & Co., the Formative Years, 1850-1930

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Lawrence Clayton, 1985 - Business & Economics - 403 pages
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Traces the Grace family roots in Ireland and follows them to their emergence as one of America's first multi-nationals
 

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Contents

The Travelers
1
Peru
2
Family Matters
32
Building Railroads and Fortunes
52
Mr Mayor
84
War of the Pacific
107
The Grace Contract
141
From Windjammers to Steamers
176
Shaping the New American Empire
224
Sugar Cotton Mills and Modern Peru
275
Joseph P Grace and the Roaring Twenties
302
Epilogue
351
Notes
359
Bibliography
366
Index
395
Copyright

The Balmaceda Revolution
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