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The first tycoon [electronic resource] : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt / T.J. Stiles.

Authors: Stiles, T. J.
Call number: DOWNLOADABLE E-BOOK
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Publication date: 2009.
Subject: Businessmen -- United States -- Biography.
Millionaires -- United States -- Biography.
Railroads -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Steamboats -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Vanderbilt, Cornelius, 1794-1877.
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Title: The first tycoon [electronic resource] : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt / T.J. Stiles.
Edition: 1st ed.
Contents note: Captain, 1794-1847 -- Commodore, 1848-1860 -- King, 1861-1877.
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Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 9831 KB).
Summary note: 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 note: Includes bibliographical references.
Genre: Electronic books.
Local subject: Downloadable e-books.
ISBN: 9780307271556 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
0307271552 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1332836
Bib No.: 1332836

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