The Resource Commodore : The Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt

Commodore : The Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt

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Commodore : The Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
Title
Commodore
Title remainder
The Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Armed with a trove of previously unreleased archives, Edward J. Renehan Jr. offers a compelling portrait of Cornelius Vanderbilt, who built large shipping and rail enterprises into cornerstones of the American economy, and amassed one of the greatest fortunes the world has ever known. This is the definitive biography of a man whose influence on American business was unsurpassed in his day—or any other
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MiAaPQ
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Renehan, Jr., Edward J
LC call number
CT275.V23 -- R46 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Businessmen -- United States -- Biography
  • Railroads -- United States -- History
  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius, -- 1794-1877
Label
Commodore : The Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=903030
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Publication
Copyright
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Praise -- Also by EDWARD J. RENEHAN JR . -- Title Page -- Dedication -- PREFACE -- 1 - MORAVIANS -- 2 - STAPLETON -- 3 - PROFITABLE WAR -- 4 - MARRIAGE -- 5 - ECONOMIC MAN -- 6 - MR. OGDEN AND MR. GIBBONS -- 7 - MOUSE AND BELLONA -- 8 - PROUD FUGITIVE -- 9 - GIBBONS VS. OGDEN -- 10 - UNION LINE MAN -- 11 - BLACKMAIL ON THE HUDSON -- 12 - THE SOUND . . .AND BEYOND -- 13 - OF AN OLD DUTCH ROOT -- 14 - MATTERS FAMILIAL AND SOCIAL -- 15 - SOUTHERN ROUTE -- 16 - A FINER HEAD THAN WEBSTER'S -- 17 - I'LL RUIN YOU -- 18 - ATLANTIC CROSSING -- 19 - THE SPECIOUS NAME OF ENTERPRISE -- 20 - HARLEM CORNERS -- 21 - HUDSON RIVER & NEW YORK CENTRAL -- 22 - THE VANDERBILT BRONZE -- 23 - FRANK -- 24 - AGAINST THE WORLD -- EPILOGUE: TOMBS -- Acknowledgements -- NOTES -- INDEX -- Copyright Page
Control code
EBC903030
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465010301
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC903030
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL903030
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10288615
  • (CaONFJC)MIL244940
  • (OCoLC)792688519
Label
Commodore : The Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=903030
Publication
Copyright
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
Contents
Praise -- Also by EDWARD J. RENEHAN JR . -- Title Page -- Dedication -- PREFACE -- 1 - MORAVIANS -- 2 - STAPLETON -- 3 - PROFITABLE WAR -- 4 - MARRIAGE -- 5 - ECONOMIC MAN -- 6 - MR. OGDEN AND MR. GIBBONS -- 7 - MOUSE AND BELLONA -- 8 - PROUD FUGITIVE -- 9 - GIBBONS VS. OGDEN -- 10 - UNION LINE MAN -- 11 - BLACKMAIL ON THE HUDSON -- 12 - THE SOUND . . .AND BEYOND -- 13 - OF AN OLD DUTCH ROOT -- 14 - MATTERS FAMILIAL AND SOCIAL -- 15 - SOUTHERN ROUTE -- 16 - A FINER HEAD THAN WEBSTER'S -- 17 - I'LL RUIN YOU -- 18 - ATLANTIC CROSSING -- 19 - THE SPECIOUS NAME OF ENTERPRISE -- 20 - HARLEM CORNERS -- 21 - HUDSON RIVER & NEW YORK CENTRAL -- 22 - THE VANDERBILT BRONZE -- 23 - FRANK -- 24 - AGAINST THE WORLD -- EPILOGUE: TOMBS -- Acknowledgements -- NOTES -- INDEX -- Copyright Page
Control code
EBC903030
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (402 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465010301
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC903030
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL903030
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10288615
  • (CaONFJC)MIL244940
  • (OCoLC)792688519

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