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The Resource Capital city : New York City and the men behind America's rise to economic dominance, 1860-1900, Thomas Kessner

Capital city : New York City and the men behind America's rise to economic dominance, 1860-1900, Thomas Kessner

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Capital city : New York City and the men behind America's rise to economic dominance, 1860-1900
Title
Capital city
Title remainder
New York City and the men behind America's rise to economic dominance, 1860-1900
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Kessner
Title variation
New York City and the men behind America's rise to economic dominance, 1860-1900
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In "Capital City" Kessner describes how New York City emerged from the Civil War as the dominant metropolis in the country and the driving force behind America's subsequent growth. This is a masterful fusion of political and urban history with biography and business narrative. 8 page photo insert. --
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Kessner, Thomas
Dewey number
330.97471041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Corporations
  • Capitalism
  • Capitalists and financiers
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Capital city : New York City and the men behind America's rise to economic dominance, 1860-1900, Thomas Kessner
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-381) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foundations: Licking Up the Cream of Commerce and Finance of a Continent -- New York's Napoleon -- The Rottenness in New York Will Ultimately Destroy It -- The Fall and Rise of the New York Economy -- Shaping Modern Capitalism -- The Age of Morgan
Control code
ocm50868186
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 396 pages
Isbn
9780743257534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50868186
Label
Capital city : New York City and the men behind America's rise to economic dominance, 1860-1900, Thomas Kessner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-381) 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
Foundations: Licking Up the Cream of Commerce and Finance of a Continent -- New York's Napoleon -- The Rottenness in New York Will Ultimately Destroy It -- The Fall and Rise of the New York Economy -- Shaping Modern Capitalism -- The Age of Morgan
Control code
ocm50868186
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 396 pages
Isbn
9780743257534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50868186

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