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 - Dina Strange - Goodreads
There is a difference between being historian and a writer. This writer should have been the former. So basically nothing has changed, only instead of railroads that were at least building industrial ... Read full review
Review: The Robber BaronsUser Review - Cwn_annwn_13 - Goodreads
This chronicles the post civil war to early 1900s greed grab of some of the greatest scoundrels in American history. Vanderbilt, Astor, Rockefeller, Carnegie, JP Morgan, Harriman, and the slithery Jay ... Read full review