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American Tycoons (Collective Biographies)

by Carl R. Green

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Enslow Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Businesspeople,
  • Business Executives,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Business & Economics,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • United States,
  • Biography,
  • Business people

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8056176M
    ISBN 100766011127
    ISBN 109780766011120
    OCLC/WorldCa40298526

      The modern American economy was the creation of four men:Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan. They werethe giants of the Gilded Age, a moment of riotous growth that establishedAmerica as the richest, most inventive, and most productive country on theplanet. Acclaimed author Charles R. Morris vividly brings these menand their times to life.   Not a book, but History Channel's 'The Men who Built America' is an amazing watch. It delves into the careers of Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, Carnegie, Morgan and Ford. From starting their business to becoming the most powerful men of their time, this.

    The Tycoons How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy. Charles R. Morris. Holt PaperbacksCited by: THE TYCOONS. How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J.P. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy. by Charles R. Morris. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Gould, Rockefeller, Carnegie and Morgan, those legendary robber.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for American Tycoons: John D. Rockefeller and the Oil Industry by Lewis K. Parker (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The book starts with the United States surpasses Britain in the world economy by mechanization and automation. The story of the tycoons begins in chapter three and does not have any connection to the first two chapters. Some chapters stray away from the four tycoons, but are still very interesting.4/5().


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The Tycoons: How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy Paperback – October 3, #N#Charles R. Morris (Author) › Visit Amazon's Charles R.

Morris Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this by: The full title is The Tycoons: How Andrew Carnegie, John D.

Rockefeller, Jay Gould and J.P. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy. This is a very interesting book focusing on the post civil war era into the the early s/5.

American Titans-The Tycoons Who Built America by M. Gray is a fantastic history book that truly details how America was built. The courageous men such as Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Rockefeller and more, all through their gumption and grit forged a path for this country in order to bring more prosperity to the common man while making their own fortunes/5(16).

The authors of the book mostly wrote about the better sides of the tycoons, but they also wrote about their shadier sides and some of their misdeeds to help balance it. The biographies were rather short and summarized, to which I wished they were a bit longer, but even though they are a bit short, the authors did a good job in creating a 5/5(1).

The Paperback of the The Tycoons: How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy by Charles R. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience.4/4(8). The tycoons: how Andrew Carnegie, John D.

Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. Morgan invented the American supereconomy User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Through the careers of these four major 19th-century tycoons, Morris (American Catholic) chronicles the rise of big business in America into the dominating economy that it is today.3/5(1).

The modern American economy was the creation of four men: Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. Morgan. They were the giants of the Gilded Age, a moment of riotous growth that established America as the richest, most inventive, and most productive country on the planet.

(shelved 1 time as business-tycoons) avg rating — 22, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Get this from a library. American tycoons. [Carl R Green; William R Sanford] -- Describes the lives of ten very different business people spanning America's history from the Civil War to the Computer Age, including Cornelius Vanderbilt, Bill Gates, Henry Ford, Louis Burton.

American Tycoons Library Set List: $ / S&L: $ Library Set. Top 10 Richest People In AmericaRichest People, Richest American, America’s Billionaires,Top 10 Richest People: Money is the necessary part of everyday’s life and without money, nothing can be made proper.

In this hectic world, everyone is busy and running their routine life like a machine all is because for money. The greatest tycoons of the 19th century It’s easy to look at the rich and powerful of the 20th century; the Murdochs, the Buffetts, the Waltons and wonder at their wealth and influence.

The truth is though that the tycoons of the 20th century were far less impressive than their 19th century predecessors who exceeded them in wealth, wit and. Railroad tycoons were the early industrial pioneers amassing or overseeing construction of many large railroads through the early 20th century.

These men, names like James Hill, Jay and George Gould, Cornelius Vanderbilt, Edward Harriman, and Collis P. Huntington are largely responsible for building much of the country's network.

For me this is a wonderful book. It covers one of the fastest developing periods in US, the 30 yrs after the civil war, when US became the world leader in industry.

The book touches a lot of different aspects of the period, from the steel industry, railroads, to the four tycoons, and the beginning of the management science. A very worthy reading.5/5(5).

American historian Matthew Josephson further popularized the term during the Great Depression in a book. Josephson alleged that, like the German princes, American big businessmen amassed huge fortunes immorally, unethically, and unjustly. The theme was popular during the s amid public scorn for big business.

Historian Steve Fraser says. Includes bibliographical references (page ) and index Describes the lives of ten very different business people spanning America's history from the Civil War to the Computer Age, including Cornelius Vanderbilt, Bill Gates, Henry Ford, Louis Burton Mayer, and Madame C.J.

WalkerPages: The modern American economy was the creation of four men: Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. Morgan. The Tycoons tells the incredible story of how these four determined men wrenched the economy into the modern I wanted to learn about The tycoons As but this book was about 15% tycoons and 85% about other industry.

Read "The Tycoons How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy" by Charles R. Morris available from Rakuten Kobo. "Makes a reader feel like a time traveler plopped down among men who were by turns vicious and visionary."—The 4/5(2).

American Titans-The Tycoons Who Built America by M. Gray is a fantastic history book that truly details how America was built. The courageous men such as Vanderbilt, Carnegie, Rockefeller and more, all through their gumption and grit forged a path for this country in order to bring more prosperity to the common man while making their own fortunes/5(10).

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The Tycoons How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy. Charles R.

Morris. Times Books. His book Jack: Straight From The Gut came out on Sept. bad timing--but it soon rocketed on to the bestseller lists, where it remains ensconced as .The Tycoons audiobook, by Charles R. Morris The modern American economy was the creation of four men: Andrew Carnegie, John D.

Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan. They were the giants of the Gilded Age, a moment of riotous growth that established America as the richest, most inventive, and most productive country on.