The Resource Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Railroad Industry

Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Railroad Industry

Label
Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Railroad Industry
Title
Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Railroad Industry
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 19th century, Cornelius Vanderbilt amassed great wealth through his steamship and railroad ventures. Best remembered for building the New York Central Railroad, Vanderbilt's name has gone down in history as one of the greatest entrepreneurs in U.S. history. Readers will learn why through this biographical text, which uses historical context, detailed photographs, and fundamental social studies concepts to enumerate the details and accomplishments of Vanderbilt's life. A timeline and primary sources provide opportunities for additional learning
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Midwest
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Shea, Therese
Dewey number
385.092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Great Entrepreneurs in U.S. History
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  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius
  • Industrialists
  • Businesspeople
  • Railroads
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Railroad Industry
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12175389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781499421224
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12175389
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12175389
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Railroad Industry
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12175389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781499421224
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12175389
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12175389
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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