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The Resource American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900, H.W. Brands

American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900, H.W. Brands

Label
American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900
Title
American colossus
Title remainder
the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900
Statement of responsibility
H.W. Brands
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From bestselling historian H. W. Brands, a sweeping chronicle of how a few wealthy businessmen reshaped America from a land of small farmers and small businessmen into an industrial giant
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
330.973/08
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HC105
LC item number
.B813 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900, H.W. Brands
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The rise of the moguls. Speculation as martial art -- One nation under rails -- The first triumvirate -- Toil and trouble -- Frontiers of enterprise. The conquest of the South -- Lakota's last stand -- Profits on the hoof -- To make the desert bloom -- Gotham and Gomorrah. The teeming shore -- Cities of the plain -- Below the El -- The finest government money can buy. School for scandal -- The spirit of '76 -- Lives of the parties -- Capital improvements -- The decade of the century. Meet Jim Crow -- Affairs of the heartland -- The wages of capitalism -- Tariff bill and dollar mark -- Imperial dreams -- The apotheosis of Pierpont Morgan -- Epilogue: the democratic counterrevolution
Control code
ocm515405568
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
1054 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739377925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)515405568
  • (Sirsi) a1046868
Label
American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900, H.W. Brands
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The rise of the moguls. Speculation as martial art -- One nation under rails -- The first triumvirate -- Toil and trouble -- Frontiers of enterprise. The conquest of the South -- Lakota's last stand -- Profits on the hoof -- To make the desert bloom -- Gotham and Gomorrah. The teeming shore -- Cities of the plain -- Below the El -- The finest government money can buy. School for scandal -- The spirit of '76 -- Lives of the parties -- Capital improvements -- The decade of the century. Meet Jim Crow -- Affairs of the heartland -- The wages of capitalism -- Tariff bill and dollar mark -- Imperial dreams -- The apotheosis of Pierpont Morgan -- Epilogue: the democratic counterrevolution
Control code
ocm515405568
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
1054 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739377925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)515405568
  • (Sirsi) a1046868

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