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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
Title variation
  • 1st tycoon
  • Tycoon
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [691]-702) 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
Captain, 1794-1847 -- Commodore, 1848-1860 -- King, 1861-1877
Control code
244055656
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 719 pages, 36 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375415425
Lccn
2008047879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The first tycoon : the epic life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, T. J. Stiles
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [691]-702) 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
Captain, 1794-1847 -- Commodore, 1848-1860 -- King, 1861-1877
Control code
244055656
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 719 pages, 36 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375415425
Lccn
2008047879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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