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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brands, H. W
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Economic history
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900, H.W. Brands
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 559-589) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : The capitalist revolution -- pt. 1. The rise of the moguls -- Speculation as martial art -- One nation under rails -- The first triumvirate -- Toil and trouble -- pt. 2. Frontiers of enterprise -- The conquest of the South -- Lakota's last stand -- Profits on the hoof -- To make the desert bloom -- pt. 3. Gotham and Gomorrah -- The teeming shore -- Cities of the plain -- Below the El -- pt. 4. The finest government money can buy -- School for scandal -- The spirit of '76 -- Lives of the parties -- Capital improvements -- pt. 5. 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
ocn503042150
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 614 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385523332
Lccn
2010008538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385523332
  • (OCoLC)503042150
Label
American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900, H.W. Brands
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 559-589) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : The capitalist revolution -- pt. 1. The rise of the moguls -- Speculation as martial art -- One nation under rails -- The first triumvirate -- Toil and trouble -- pt. 2. Frontiers of enterprise -- The conquest of the South -- Lakota's last stand -- Profits on the hoof -- To make the desert bloom -- pt. 3. Gotham and Gomorrah -- The teeming shore -- Cities of the plain -- Below the El -- pt. 4. The finest government money can buy -- School for scandal -- The spirit of '76 -- Lives of the parties -- Capital improvements -- pt. 5. 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
ocn503042150
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 614 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385523332
Lccn
2010008538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385523332
  • (OCoLC)503042150

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