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American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900

Brands, H. W.

New York, NY : Doubleday, c2010.

viii, 614 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

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.

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ISBN:

978-0-385-52333-2

ISBN:

978-0-385-52333-2

Author:

Brands, H. W.

Title:

American colossus : the triumph of capitalism, 1865-1900 / H.W. Brands.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York, NY : Doubleday, c2010.

Physical:

viii, 614 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  The rise of the moguls. Speculation as martial art -- One nation under rails -- The first triumvirate -- Toil and trouble -- Frontiers of enterprise. The conquest of the South -- Lakota's last stand -- Profits on the hoof -- To make the desert bloom -- Gotham and Gomorrah. The teeming shore -- Cities of the plain -- Below the El -- The finest government money can buy. School for scandal -- The spirit of '76 -- Lives of the parties -- Capital improvements -- 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.
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