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The Resource The first tycoon : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, T.J. Stiles

The first tycoon : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, T.J. Stiles

Label
The first tycoon : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
Title
The first tycoon
Title remainder
the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
Statement of responsibility
T.J. Stiles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gripping, groundbreaking biography of the combative man whose genius and force of will created modern capitalism. We see Vanderbilt help to launch the transportation revolution, propel the Gold Rush, reshape Manhattan, and invent the modern corporation
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stiles, T. J
Dewey number
  • 973.5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.V23
LC item number
S85 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius
  • Businessmen
  • Millionaires
  • Railroads
  • Steamboats
Label
The first tycoon : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, T.J. Stiles
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book:--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [691]-702) and index
Contents
Captain, 1794-1847 -- Commodore, 1848-1860 -- King, 1861-1877
Control code
ocn244055656
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 719 p., [36] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375415425
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008047879
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)244055656
Label
The first tycoon : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, T.J. Stiles
Publication
Note
"A Borzoi book:--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [691]-702) and index
Contents
Captain, 1794-1847 -- Commodore, 1848-1860 -- King, 1861-1877
Control code
ocn244055656
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 719 p., [36] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375415425
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008047879
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)244055656

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