A Classification of American Wealth
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  A Classification of American Wealth   >  General  Bibliography

> Bibliography of Chapter 1
  : 
Patroons and Manor Lords
> Bibliography of Chapter 2  :  Planter Aristocrats
> Bibliography of Chapter 3  :  Shipping Merchants 
> Bibliography of Chapter 4  : 
New YorkCity Landlords  
> Bibliography of Chapter 5  : 
Bankers 1
> Bibliography of Chapter 6  : 
Early industrialists

> Bibliography of Chapter  7   :  The Mining Bonanza Kings
> Bibliography of Chapter  8   : 
Railroad Barons
> Bibliography of Chapter 11  : 
The Trusts

> Encyclopedia of American Wealth > Bibliography

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> Bibliography of Chapter 1
  : 
Patroons and Manor Lords
> Bibliography of Chapter 2  :  Planter Aristocrats
> Bibliography of Chapter 3  :  Shipping Merchants 
> Bibliography of Chapter 4  : 
New YorkCity Landlords  
> Bibliography of Chapter 5  : 
Bankers 1
> Bibliography of Chapter 6  : 
Early industrialists

> Bibliography of Chapter  7   :  The Mining Bonanza Kings
> Bibliography of Chapter  8   : 
Railroad Barons
> Bibliography of Chapter  9   :  Merchant Princes
> Bibliography of Chapter 10  : 
Bankers of the Gilded Age
> Bibliography of Chapter 11  :  The Trusts
> Bibliography of Chapter 12  :  Utility Tycoons

> Bibliography of Chapter 13 Automobile & Aviation
> Bibliography of Chapter 15  :  From Wildcatters to Oil Barons
> Bibliography of Chapter 18  :  Hail to the CEOs

> Bibliography of Encyclopedia of American Wealth

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 The Big Rich - The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes 
 
Author        : Brian Burrough
 Publisher    :
Penguin Press, 2009

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 All the Money in the World 
 
Author        : Peter W. Bernstein and Annalyn Swan
 Publisher    :
Vintage Books, 2008

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 The Eccentric Billionaire - John D. MacArthur - Empire Builder, Reluctant Philanthropist, Relentless Adversary 
 
Author        : Nancy Kriplen
 Publisher    :
AMACOM, 2008

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 Bill & Dave - How Hewlett and Packard Built the World's Greatest Company 
 
Author        : Michael S. Malone
 Publisher    :
Portfolio Hardcover, 2007

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Thomas Alva Edison: Great American Inventor  Thomas Alva Edison: Great American Inventor 
 
Author        : Michael Burgan, Louis Carlat and Rosemary G. Palmer
 Publisher    :
Capstone Press, 2006
Mellon: An American Life  Mellon: An American Life (Hardcover, 800pp) 
 
Author        : David Cannadine
 Publisher    :
Knopf Publishing Group, 2006
Robber Baron  Robber Baron : The Life of Charles Tyson Yerkes (Hardcover, 384pp) 
 
Author        : John Franch
 Publisher    :
University of Illinois Press, 2006
Of Permanent Value: The Story of Warren Buffett  Of Permanent Value: The Story of Warren Buffett 
 
Author        : Andrew Kilpatrick
 Publisher    :
Kilpatrick Publishing Company, 2006

 Infamous King of the Comstock: William Sharon and the Gilded Age in the West 
 
Author        : Michael J. Makley
 Publisher    :
University of Nevada Press, 2006

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Andrew Carnegie  Andrew Carnegie (Hardcover, 896pp) 
 
Author        : David Nasaw
 Publisher    :
Penguin Group (USA), 2006

 The Rise of the Rogue Executive 
 
Author        : Leonard R. Sayles and Cynthia J. Smith
 Publisher    :
Pearson Education, 2006

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Merchant of Power: Sam Insull, Thomas Edison, and the Creation of the Modern Metropolis  Merchant of Power: Sam Insull, Thomas Edison, and the Creation of the Modern Metropolis 
 
Author        : John F. Wasik
 Publisher    :
Palgrave Macmillan, 2006

 Howard Hughes: His Life and Madness / MP3 on CD - Unabridged, 2 MP3s, 31 hours 
 
Author        : Donald L. Bartlett and James B. Steele
 Publisher    :
Blackstone Audio Books Inc, 2005

The John Deere Story: A Biography of Plowmakers John and Charles Deere  The John Deere Story: A Biography of Plowmakers John and Charles Deere 
 
Author        : Neil Dahlstrom and Jeremy Dahlstrom
 Publisher    :
Northern Illinois University Press, 2005

 Conspiracy of Fools - A True Story 
 
Author        : Kurt Eichenwald
 Publisher    :
Broadway, 2005

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The Missing Corpse: Grave Robbing a Gilded Age Tycoon  The Missing Corpse: Grave Robbing a Gilded Age Tycoon 
 
Author        : Wayne Fanebust
 Publisher    :
Greenwood Publishing Group Inc, 2005
The World of Cyrus Eaton  The World of Cyrus Eaton 
 
Author        : Marcus Gleisser
 Publisher    :
Kent State University Press, 2005

 The Dodge Brothers: The Men, The Motor Cars, And The Legacy (Great Lakes Books) 
 
Author        : Charles K. Hyde
 Publisher    :
Wayne State University Press, 2005

Carnegie: The Richest Man in the World  Carnegie: The Richest Man in the World 
 
Author        : Raymond Lamont-Brown
 Publisher    :
Sutton Publishing NY, 2005

 Investigation: A Former FBI Agent Uncovers the Truth behind the Most Contested Will in American History 
 
Author        : Gary Magnesen
 Publisher    :
Barricade Books Inc, 2005

 In Their Time - The Greatest Business Leaders of the Twentieth Century 
 
Author        : Anthony J. Mayo and Nitrin Nohria
 Publisher    :
Harvard Business School Press, 2005

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Black Gold to Bluegrass: From the Oil Fields of Texas to Spindletop Farm of Kentucky  Black Gold to Bluegrass: From the Oil Fields of Texas to Spindletop Farm of Kentucky 
 
Author        : Fred B. McKinley and Greg Riley
 Publisher    :
Eakin Press, 2005
The Tycoons: How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy  The Tycoons: How Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Jay Gould, and J. P. Morgan Invented the American Supereconomy 
 
Author        : Charles R. Morris
 Publisher    :
Times Books, 2005
TrumpNation: The Art of Being the Donald  TrumpNation: The Art of Being the Donald 
 
Author        : Timothy L. O'Brien
 Publisher    :
Warner Business, 2005
Tropical Surge: A History of Ambition and Disaster on the Florida Shore  Tropical Surge: A History of Ambition and Disaster on the Florida Shore 
 
Author        : Benjamin Reilly
 Publisher    :
Pineapple Press Inc, 2005
The Dark Genius of Wall Street: The Misunderstood Life of Jay Gould, King of the Robber Barons  The Dark Genius of Wall Street : The Misunderstood Life of Jay Gould, King of the Robber Barons 
 
Author        : Edward J. Renehan
 Publisher    :
Basic Books, 2005
Recasting the Machine Age: Henry Ford's Village Industries  Recasting the Machine Age: Henry Ford's Village Industries 
 
Author        : Howard P. Segal
 Publisher    :
University of Massachusetts Press, 2005
Hetty: The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon  Hetty: The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon 
 
Author        : Charles Slack
 Publisher    :
HarperCollins Publishers, 2005
Meet You in Hell: Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and the Bitter Partnership That Transformed America  Meet You in Hell : Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and the Bitter Partnership That Transformed America 
 
Author        : Les Standiford
 Publisher    :
Crown Publishing Group, 2005

 Disney War 
 
Author        : James B. Stewart
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster, 2005

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Guggenheims: A Family History  Guggenheims: A Family History 
 
Author        : Debbie Unger and Irwin Unger
 Publisher    :
HarperCollins Publishers, 2005
The People's Tycoon  The People's Tycoon 
 
Author        : Steven Watts
 Publisher    :
Knopf Publishing Group, 2005
After the Ball: Gilded Age Secrets, Boardoom Betrayals, and the Party That Ignited the Great Wall Street Scandal of 1905  After the Ball: Gilded Age Secrets, Boardoom Betrayals, and the Party That Ignited the Great Wall Street Scandal of 1905 
 
Author        : Patricia Beard
 Publisher    :
HarperCollins Publishers, 2004
River Rouge: Ford's Industrial Colossus  River Rouge: Ford's Industrial Colossus 
 
Author        : Joseph P. Cabadas
 Publisher    :
MBI Publishing Company, 2004
My Life and Work  My Life and Work 
 
Author        : Henry Ford
 Publisher    :
Kessinger Publishing Co, 2004
Conrad Poppenhusen, The Life of a German-American Industrial Pioneer  Conrad Poppenhusen, The Life of a German-American Industrial Pioneer 
 
Author        : James E. Haas
 Publisher    :
Gateway Press, 2004
Hudson's: Detroit's Legendary Department Store (Images of America Series)  Hudson's: Detroit's Legendary Department Store (Images of America Series) 
 
Author        : Michael Hauser and Marianne Weldon
 Publisher    :
Arcadia Publishing, 2004
Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World  Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World 
 
Author        : Jill Jonnes
 Publisher    :
Random House, Incorporated, 2004
The Fleischmann Yeast Family (Images of America Series)  The Fleischmann Yeast Family (Images of America Series) 
 
Author        : P. Christiaan Klieger
 Publisher    :
Arcadia Publishing SC, 2004
Roy D. Chapin: The Man Behind the Hudson Motor Car Company  Roy D. Chapin : The Man behind the Hudson Motor Car Company 
 
Author        : J. C. Long
 Publisher    :
Wayne State University Press (reprint / first edited 1945), 2004
Ford Tough: Bill Ford and the Battle to Rebuild America's Automaker  Ford Tough: Bill Ford and the Battle to Rebuild America's Automaker 
 
Author        : David Magee
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2004
The Maverick and His Machine: Thomas Watson, Sr. and the Making of IBM  The Maverick and His Machine: Thomas Watson, Sr. and the Making of IBM 
 
Author        : Kevin Maney
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2004
Howard Hughes: Aviator  Howard Hughes: Aviator 
 
Author        : George J. Marrett
 Publisher    :
Naval Institute Press, 2004
Kingdom: The Story of the Hunt Family of Texas  Kingdom: The Story of the Hunt Family of Texas 
 
Author        : Jerome Tucille
 Publisher    :
Beard Books Inc, 2004
Henry and Edsel: The Creation of the Ford Empire  Henry and Edsel: The Creation of the Ford Empire 
 
Author        : Richard Bak
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons nc, 2003

 The Number - How the Drive for Quarterly Earnings Corrupted Wall Street and Corporate America 
 
Author        : Alex Berenson
 Publisher    :
Random House, 2003

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Wheels for the World: Henry Ford, His Company, and a Century of Progress  Wheels for the World: Henry Ford, His Company, and a Century of Progress, 1903-2003 
 
Author        : Douglas Brinkley
 Publisher    :
Viking Books, 2003

 Bold Entrepreneur : A Life of James B. Duke 
 
Author        : Robert F. Durden
 Publisher    :
Carolina Academic Press, 2003

 Declaration of Independence and Robert Livingston of New York 
 
Author        : Kathy Furgang
 Publisher    :
The Rosen Publishing Group, 2003

 As I See It: The Autobiography of J. Paul Getty / Revised Edition - Paperback 
 
Author        : J. Paul Getty
 Publisher    :
Getty Publications, 2003

Cornell: Glorious to View  Cornell: Glorious to View 
 
Author        : Carol Kammen
 Publisher    :
Cornell University Library, Division of Rare & Manuscripts, 2003
Capital City  Capital City 
 
Author        : Thomas Kessner
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 2003

 The Smartest Guys in the Room - The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron 
 
Author        : Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind
 Publisher    :
Penguin Books, 2003

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E. H. Harriman: Master Railroader  E.H. Harriman : Master Railroader 
 
Author        : Lloyd J. Mercer
 Publisher    :
Beard Books Inc, 2003
Ford 100 Years  Ford 100 Years 
 
Author        : Mike Mueller and Marie Clayton (Editor)
 Publisher    :
MBI Publishing Company, 2003
F. W. Woolworth and the American Five and Dime: A Social History  F.W. Woolworth and the American Five and Dime : A Social History 
 
Author        : Jean Maddern Pitrone
 Publisher    :
McFarland & Company, 2003

 Power Failure - The Inside Story of the Collapse of Enron 
 
Author        : Mimi Swartz and Sherron Watkins
 Publisher    :
Doubleday, 2003

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The Watson Dynasty: The Fiery Reign and Troubled Legacy of IBM's Founding Father and Son  The Watson Dynasty: The Fiery Reign and Troubled Legacy of IBM's Founding Father and Son 
 
Author        : Richard S. Tedlow
 Publisher    :
HarperCollins Publishers, 2003

 Jay Gould or the Story of a Fortune (1928) - paperback 
 
Author        : Robert Irving Warshow
 Publisher    :
Kessinger Publishing Co, 2003

Architecture of Leisure: The Florida Resort Hotels of Henry Flagler and Henry Plant (Florida History and Culture)  Architecture of Leisure : The Florida Resort Hotels of Henry Flagler and Henry Plant (Florida History and Culture) 
 
Author        : Susan R. Braden, Gary R. Mormino, Raymond Arsenault
 Publisher    :
University Press of Florida, 2002

 Pipe Dreams - Greed, Ego and the Death of Enron 
 
Author        : Robert Bryce
 Publisher    :
Public Affairs, 2002

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Fords: An American Epic  The Fords: An American Epic (Reprint) 
 
Author        : Peter Collier and David Horowitz
 Publisher    :
Encounter Books, 2002

 Thomas Edison and Modern America: A Brief History with Documents (textbook paperback) 
 
Author        : Theresa M. M. Collins, Lisa Gitelman et al
 Publisher    :
Bedford/St. Martin's, 2002

Otto Kahn : Art, Money, and Modern Time  Otto Kahn: Art, Money, and Modern Time 
 
Author        : Theresa M. Collins
 Publisher    :
University of North Carolina Press, 2002

 An American Vision - Henry Francis Du Pont's Winterthur Museum 
 
Author        : Wendy A. Cooper, Tara Louise Gleason, Katherine A. John
 Publisher    :
Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2002

Look Away!: A History of the Confederate States of America  Look Away : The History of the Confederate States of America 
 
Author        : William C. Davis
 Publisher    :
The Free Press, 2002
Enterprising Women: 250 Years of American Business  Enterprising Women : 250 Years of American Business 
 
Author        : Virginia G. Drachman
 Publisher    :
The University of North Carolina Press, 2002
Charles Dahlgren of Natchez: The Civil War and Dynastic Decline  Charles Dahlgren of Natchez: The Civil War and Dynastic Decline 
 
Author        : Herschel Gower
 Publisher    :
Brassey's, Washington DC, 2002

 Carnegie 
 
Author        : Peter Krass
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2002

 Peter Stuyvesant : New Amsterdam and the Origins of New York 
 
Author        : L.J. Krizner and Lisa Sita
 Publisher    :
The Rosen Publishing Group, 2002

The Marshall Fields: The Evolution of an American Business Dynasty  The Marshal Fields : The Evolution of an American Business Dynasty 
 
Author        : Axel Madsen
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2002
Wildcatters: The True Story of How Conspiracy, Greed, and the IRS Almost Destroyed a Legendary Texas Oil Family  Wildcatters: The True Story of How Conspiracy, Greed, and the IRS Almost Destroyed a Legendary Texas Oil Family 
 
Author        : Charles Moncrief
 Publisher    :
Regenery Publishing Inc / An Eagle Publishing Co, 2002
The American Auto Factory  The American Auto Factory (Automotive History and Personalities) 
 
Author        : Byron Olsen and Joseph P. Cabadas
 Publisher    :
Motorbooks International, 2002
Barons of Business: Their Lives and Lifestyles  Barons of Business : Their Lives and Lifestyles 
 
Author        : William G. Scheller
 Publisher    :
Levin, Hugh Lauter Associates, 2002
The Sutter Family and the Origins of Gold-Rush Sacramento  The Sutter Family and the Origins of Goldrush Sacramento 
 
Author        : John A. Sutter, Allan R. Ottley (Editor)
 Publisher    :
University of Oklahoma Press, 2002
The Trumps: Three Generations That Built an Empire  The Trumps : Three Generations That Built An Empire 
 
Author        : Gwenda Blair
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 2001

 The House of Morgan - An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance 
 
Author        : Ron Chernow
 Publisher    :
Grove/Atlantic Inc, 2001

Chrysler: The Life and Times of an Automotive Genius  Chrysler: The Life and Times of an Automotive Genius (Automotive History and Personalities) 
 
Author        : Vincent Curcio
 Publisher    :
Oxford University Press, 2001
Villard: The Life And Times Of An American Titan  Villard : The Life and Times of An American Titan 
 
Author        : Alexandra Villard de Borchgrave and John Cullen
 Publisher    :
Doubleday & Company, 2001
Great Houses of the Hudson River  Great Houses of the Hudson River 
 
Author        : Michael Middleton Dwyer (editor) and Mark Rockefeller (preface)
 Publisher    :
Bulfinch Press, 2001
Edison: His Life and Inventions - Volume I  Edison: His Life and Inventions -Volume I (Paperback 524pp) 
 
Author        : Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas C. Martin
 Publisher    :
University Press of the Pacific, 2001
Edison: His Life and Inventions - Volume II  Edison: His Life and Inventions -Volume II (Paperback 544pp) 
 
Author        : Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas C. Martin
 Publisher    :
University Press of the Pacific, 2001

 Jubilee Jim : From Circus Traveler to Wall Street Rogue - the remarkable life of Colonel James Fisk jr 
 
Author        : Robert H. Fuller
 Publisher    :
Texere, 2001

 The Last Partnerships - Inside the Great Wall Street Money Dynasties 
 
Author        : Charles R. Geisst
 Publisher    :
McGraw Hill, 2001

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 Purchasing Identity in the Atlantic World : Massachusetts Merchants, 1670-1780 
 
Author        : Phyllis Whitman Hunter
 Publisher    :
Cornell University Press, 2001

Diamond Jim Brady: Prince of the Gilded Age  Diamond Jim Brady : Prince of the Gilded Age 
 
Author        : H. Paul Jeffers
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons, 2001
History of New York, Vol. 2  History of New York, Vol 2 
 
Author        : Diedrich Knickerbocker, Washington Irving
 Publisher    :
Pelican Publishing Co, 2001

 Welch - An American Icon 
 
Author        : Janet Lowe
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons, 2001

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John Jacob Astor: America's First Multimillionaire  John Jacob Astor : America's First Multimillionaire 
 
Author        : Axel Madsen
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons, 2001

 The Keys to the Kingdom - The Rise of Michael Eisner and the Fall of Everybody else 
 
Author        : Kim Masters
 Publisher    :
Harper Business, 2001

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Family Place  Family Place 
 
Author        : Leila Philip
 Publisher    :
Viking Penguin, 2001

 The Man Who Made Wall Street : Anthony J. Drexel and the Rise of Modern Finance 
 
Author        : Dan Rottenberg
 Publisher    :
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001

Henry Clay Frick Houses: Architecture, Interior, Landscapes in the Golden Era  Henry Clay Frick Houses : Architecture, Interiors, Landscapes in the Golden Era 
 
Author        : Martha Frick Symington Sanger, Wendell Garrett, Wendell D. Garrett
 Publisher    :
Monacelli Press Inc, 2001
John D. Rockefeller: Anointed with Oil  John D. Rockefeller : Anointed with Oil 
 
Author        : Grant Segall
 Publisher    :
Oxford University Press, 2001

 The Plungers and the Peacocks : 170 Years of Wall Street 
 
Author        : Dana L. Thomas
 Publisher    :
Texere, 2001

Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869  Nothing like It in the World : the Men Who Built The Transcontinental Railroad 1863 - 1869 
 
Author        : Stephen E. Ambrose
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 2000
Pierre S. Du Pont and the Making of the Modern Corporation  Pierre S. Du Pont and the Making of the Modern Corporation (paperback) 
 
Author        : Alfred DuPont Chandler and Stephen Salsbury
 Publisher    :
Beard Books Inc, 2000
Mr. Baruch  Mr. Baruch (Paperback, 698pp) 
 
Author        : Margaret L. Coit
 Publisher    :
Beard Books, Incorporated, 2000
Unwise Passions: A True Story of a Remarkable Woman and the First Great Scandal of Eighteenth Century America  Unwise Passions : A True Story of a Remarkable Woman and the First Great Scandal of Eighteenth Century America 
 
Author        : Alan Pell Crawford
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 2000
Goldman Sachs: The Culture Of Success  Goldman Sachs: The Culture Of Success 
 
Author        : Lisa Endlich
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 2000
Stephen Girard: His Life and Legacy  Stephen Girard : His Life and Legacy 
 
Author        : Frank Gerace
 Publisher    :
1st Books Library, 2000
Colonel Albert Pope and His American Dream Machines: The Life and Times of a Bicycle Tycoon Turned Automotive Pioneer  Colonel Albert Pope and His American Dream Machines: The Life and Times of a Bicycle Tycoon Turned Automotive Pioneer. 
 
Author        : Stephen B. Goddard
 Publisher    :
McFarland (Jefferson, NC), 2000

 The Astors : A family chronicle of pomp and power (paperback) 
 
Author        : Lucy Kavaler
 Publisher    :
iUniverse Inc, 2000

The Life and Legend of E.H. Harriman  Life and Legend of E.H. Harriman 
 
Author        : Maury Klein
 Publisher    :
The University of North Carolina Press, 2000
Amassing Power: J. B. Duke and the Saguenay River, 1897-1927  Amassing Power : J.B. Duke and the Saguenay River, 1897-1927 
 
Author        : David Massell and the Forest History Society Staff
 Publisher    :
McGill-Queens University Press, 2000
Queen of Diamonds: The Fabled Legacy of Evalyn Walsh McLean  Queen of Diamonds: The Fabled Legacy of Evalyn Walsh McLean 
 
Author        : Evalyn Walsh McLean, Joseph Gregory, Carol Ann Rapp and Boyden Sparkes
 Publisher    :
Providence House Publishers, 2000

 First 400 : New York in the Guilded Age 
 
Author        : Jerry Patterson
 Publisher    :
Rizzoli International, 2000

 Vision and Enterprise : Exploring the History of Phelps Dodge Corporation 
 
Author        : Carlos A. Schwantes
 Publisher    :
University of Arizona Press, 2000

 The Vanderbilt Women 
 
Author        : Clarice Stasz
 Publisher    :
iUniverse Inc, 2000

Morgan: American Financier  Morgan - American Financier (Hardcover, 848pp) 
 
Author        : Jean Strouse
 Publisher    :
Harper Collins Publishers, 2000
Before the Wind: The Memoir of an American Sea Captain, 1808-1833  Before the Wind : The Memoir of an American Sea Captain, 1808-1833 
 
Author        : Charles Tyng, Susan Fels
 Publisher    :
Penguin Group Inc, 2000
A Life Divided: George Peabody, Pivotal Figure in Anglo-American Finance, Philanthropy and Diplomacy  A Life Divided : George Peabody, Pivotal Figure in Anglo-American Finance, Philanthropy and Diplomacy 
 
Author        : Robert Van Riper
 Publisher    :
Xlibris Corporation, 2000
Father, Son and Co.: My Life at IBM and Beyond  Father, Son and Co : My Life at IBM and Beyond 
 
Author        : Thomas J. Watson and Peter Petre
 Publisher    :
Random House Inc, 2000

 The Raiders of Wall Street 
 
Author        : Eric W. Allison
 Publisher    :
Stein and Day, 1999

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Jacob H. Schiff: A Study in American Jewish Leadership  Jacob H. Schiff : A Story in American Jewish Leadership 
 
Author        : Naomi Wiener Cohen
 Publisher    :
University Press of New England, 1999
Firestone: A Legend. A Century. A Celebration: The Firestone Centennial -1900-2000  Firestone : A Legend, a Century, a Celebration (1900-2000) 
 
Author        : Paul Dickson and William Hickman
 Publisher    :
Forbes Custom Publishing (New York), 1999
Dossier: The Secret History of Armand Hammer  Dossier: The Secret History of Armand Hammer 
 
Author        : Edward Jay Epstein and Armand Hammer
 Publisher    :
Avalon Publishing Group, 1999

 Eli Whitney and the Birth of American Technology 
 
Author        : Constance McLauglin Green
 Publisher    :
Addison-Wesley, 1999

Rush for Riches: Gold Fever and the Making of California  Rush for Riches : Gold fever and the Making of California 
 
Author        : J.S. Holliday
 Publisher    :
University of California Press, 1999
E.H. Harriman Railroad Czar: Volume II  E.H. Harriman : Railroad Czar Volume II 
 
Author        : George Frost Kennan
 Publisher    :
Beard Book Inc, 1999
Henry F. Du Pont and Winterthur  Henry F. Du Pont and Winterthur 
 
Author        : Ruth Lord
 Publisher    :
Yale University Press, 1999
The Deal Maker: How William C. Durant Made General Motors  The Deal Maker - How Willam C. Durant made General Motors 
 
Author        : Axel Madsen
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1999

 The Hairstons - An American Family in Black and White 
 
Author        : Henry Wiencek
 Publisher    :
St. Martin's Griffin, 1999

 National Geographic Guide to America's Great Houses 
 
Author        : Henry Wiencek, Donna M. Lucey, National Geographic Society
 Publisher    :
National Geographic Society, 1999

Oil Baron of the Southwest: Edward L. Doheny and the Development of the Petroleum Industry in California  Oil Baron of the Southwest: Edward L. Doheny and the Development of the Petroleum Industry in California 
 
Author        : Martin R. Ansell
 Publisher    :
Ohio State University Press, 1998
Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History  Thomas Jefferson : An Intimate Hisory 
 
Author        : Fawn McKay Brodie
 Publisher    :
W.W. Norton & Co, 1998
Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.  Titan - The Life of John D. Rockefeller sr 
 
Author        : Ron Chernow
 Publisher    :
Random House, 1998
Last Bonanza Kings: The Bourns of San Francisco  Last Bonanza Kings : The Bourns of San Francisco 
 
Author        : Ferol Egan
 Publisher    :
University of Nevada Press, 1998

 Work in Progress 
 
Author        : Michael Eisner and Tony Schwartz
 Publisher    :
Random House, 1998

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Lee  Lee (paperback, reprint) 
 
Author        : Douglas Southall Freeman
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 1998
The Roar and the Silence: A History of Virginia City and the Comstock Lode  The Roar and the Silence : A History of Virginia City and the Comstock Lode 
 
Author        : Ronald M. James
 Publisher    :
University of Nevada Press, 1998

 The Great Persuader - The Biography of Collis P. Huntington 
 
Author        : David Lavender
 Publisher    :
University Press of Colorado, 1998

 Insisting on the Impossible - The Life of Edwin Land, Inventor of Instant Photography 
 
Author        : Victor K. McElheny
 Publisher    :
Perseus Books, 1998

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Murrays of Murray Hill  Murrays of Murray Hill 
 
Author        : Charles Monaghan
 Publisher    :
Urban History Press, 1998
George Washington  George Washington 
 
Author        : Willard Sterne Randall
 Publisher    :
Henry Holt & Co Inc, 1998
Henry Clay Frick; An Intimate Portrait  Henry Clay Frick : An intimate Portrait 
 
Author        : Martha Frick Sanger and Frick Symington
 Publisher    :
Abbeville Press Inc, 1998
The History of the Comstock Lode, Vol. 24  The History of the Comstock Lode Vol 24 
 
Author        : Grant H. Smith, Joseph V. Tingley
 Publisher    :
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 1998
Golden Ghetto: The American Commercial Community at Canton and the Shaping of American China Policy, 1784-1844  The Golden Ghetto 
 
Author        : Jacques M. Downs
 Publisher    :
Lehigh University Press, 1997
Bernard M. Baruch: The Adventures of a Wall Street Legend  Bernard M. Baruch: The Adventures of a Wall Street Legend 
 
Author        : James L. Grant and Igor Ed. Grant
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1997

 Secret and Sacred : the Diaries of James Henry Hammond, a Southern Slaveholder 
 
Author        : James Henry Hammond and Carol Bleser (Editor)
 Publisher    :
University of South Carolina Press, 1997

Life in the Shadows of the Crystal Palace, 1910-1927: Ford Workers in the Model T Era  Life in the Shadows of the Crystal Palace, 1910-1927: Ford Workers in the Model T Era 
 
Author        : Clarence Hooker
 Publisher    :
University of Wisconsin Press, 1997
Slater Mill, Rhode Island (Images of America Series)  Slater Mill, Rhode Island (Images of America Series) 
 
Author        : Sarah Leavitt and the Slater Mill staff
 Publisher    :
Arcadia Publishing SC, 1997
Merchants and Empire: Trading in Colonial New York  Merchants and Empire : Trading in Colonial New York 
 
Author        : Cathy Matson
 Publisher    :
Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997
Rockefeller Family Home: Kykuit  Rockefeller Family Home : Kykuit 
 
Author        : Ann Rockefeller Roberts + Mary L. Pierson (photos)
 Publisher    :
Abbeville Press Inc, 1997

 American Dreamers: The Wallaces and Reader's Digest: An Insider's Story 
 
Author        : Peter Canning
 Publisher    :
Simon & Schuster, 1996

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 The Man who found the Money - John Stewart Kennedy 
 
Author        : Saul Engelbourn and Leonard Bushkoff
 Publisher    :
Michigan State University Press, 1996

 Forbes' Greatest Business Stories of All Times 
 
Author        : Daniel Gross and The Editors of Forbes Magazine
 Publisher    :
John Wiley & Sons, 1996

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Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist  Buffett: The Making of an American Capitalist (Paperback, 475pp) 
 
Author        : Roger Lowenstein
 Publisher    :
Doubleday Publishing, 1996
James J. Hill: Empire Builder of the Northwest, Vol. 12  James J. Hill - Empire Builder of the Northwest 
 
Author        : Michael P. Malone
 Publisher    :
University of Oklahoma Press, 1996
Father Struck It Rich  Father Struck It Rich (Paperback - reprint) 
 
Author        : Evalyn Walsh McLean and Boyden Sparkes
 Publisher    :
Cheshire Moon Publications, 1996

 John D. MacArthur: A View from the Bar 
 
Author        : Bob Sanford
 Publisher    :
Rainbow Books, Incorporated, 1996

John Randolph  John Randolph 
 
Author        : Henry Adams and Robert McColley (Introduction)
 Publisher    :
M.E. Sharpe Inc, 1995

 The Robber Barons 
 
Author        : Matthew Josephson
 Publisher    :
Harvest Book - Harcourt Brace & Company, 1995

Jackson and Lee: Legends in Gray  Jackson and Lee : Legends in Grey 
 
Author        : Mort Kunstler (Artist) and Robertson
 Publisher    :
Rutledge Hill Press, 1995
Passions and Prejudice: The Secrets of Spindletop  Passionas and Prejudice : The Secrets of Spindletop 
 
Author        : Linda Light
 Publisher    :
Spindletop Productions Inc, 1995
Thomas Mellon and His Times  Thomas Mellon and his Times 
 
Author        : Thomas Mellon, David G. McCullough (Foreword)
 Publisher    :
University of Pittsburgh Press, 1995

 The HP Way - How Bill Hewlett and I Built Our Company 
 
Author        : David Packard
 Publisher    :
Harper Business, 1995

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Clarence Dillon: Wall Street Enigma  Clarence Dillon : Wall Street Enigma 
 
Author        : Robert C. Perez and Edward F. Willett
 Publisher    :
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1995

 American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post 
 
Author        : Nancy Rubin Stuart
 Publisher    :
Villard, 1995

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Oil Man: The Story of Frank Phillips and the Birth of Phillips Petroleum  Oil Man : The Story of Frank Phillips and the Birth of Phillips Petroleum 
 
Author        : Michael Wallis
 Publisher    :
St. Martin's Griffin (Reprint Edition), 1995
Beyond the Hills: The Journey of Waite Phillips  Beyond the Hills: The Journey of Waite Phillips 
 
Author        : Michael Wallis
 Publisher    :
Oklahoma Heritage Association, 1995
Stephen Girard: The Life and Times of America's First Tycoon  Stephen Girard : The Life and Times of America's First Tycoon 
 
Author        : George W. Wilson
 Publisher    :
Combined Publishing, 1995
H.L. and Lyda:  Growing up in the H.L. Hunt and Lyda Bunker Hunt Family as Told by Their Eldest Daughter  H.L. and Lyda: Growing up in the H.L. Hunt and Lyda Bunker Hunt Family as Told by Their Eldest Daughter 
 
Author        : Margaret Hunt Hill, Jane Boyar and Burt Boyar
 Publisher    :
August House Publishers Inc, 1994
George Washington: A Biography  George Washington : A Biography 
 
Author        : Washington Irving and Charles Neider (Editor)
 Publisher    :
Da Capo Press, 1994
George Peabody, a Biography: A Biography  George Peabody, A Biography 
 
Author        : Franklin Parker
 Publisher    :
Vanderbilt University Press, 1994
Dear Father/Dear Son: Correspondence of John D. Rockefeller and John D. Rockefeller, Jr.  Dear Father / Dear Son : Correspondence of John D. Rockefeller and John D. Rockefeller jr 
 
Author        : John D. Rockefeller, Joseph W. Ernst (editor)
 Publisher    :
Fordham University Press, 1994
Henry Edwards Huntington: A Biography  Henry Edwards Huntington - A Biography 
 
Author        : James Thorpe
 Publisher    :
University of California Press, 1994
Warburgs: The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of a Remarkable Jewish Family  The Warburgs 
 
Author        : Ron Chernow
 Publisher    :
Vinton Books - Random House, 1993
90 Years of Ford  90 Years of Ford 
 
Author        : George H. Dammann
 Publisher    :
Motorbooks International Publishers & Wholesalers / Crestline Series, 1993

 Theirs Was the Kingdom: Lila and DeWitt Wallace and the Story of the Reader's Digest 
 
Author        : John Heidenry
 Publisher    :
W.W.Norton & Co, 1993

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Merchant Adventurer: The Story of W. R. Grace  Merchant Adventurer - The Story of W.R. Grace 
 
Author        : Marquis James
 Publisher    :
Scholarly Resources Inc, 1993
The Ambassador from Wall Street: The Story of Thomas W. Lamont, J. P. Morgan's Chief Executive  The Ambassador from Wall Street: The Story of Thomas W. Lamont, J. P. Morgan's Chief Executive (Hardcover, 564pp) 
 
Author        : Edward M. Lamont
 Publisher    :
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc, 1993
Architecture of the Old South  Architecture of the Old South 
 
Author        : Mills Lane and Van J. Martin (Photographer)
 Publisher    :
Abbeville Press Inc, 1993
Jay Cooke, Financier of the Civil War  Jay Cooke, Financier of Civil War 
 
Author        : Ellis Paxon Oberholtzer
 Publisher    :
Reprint Services Corp, 1993

 Those Who Came before Us : Wainwrights, Mayhews, Stuyvesants and Others 
 
Author        : J. Mayhew Wainwright
 Publisher    :
Higginson Book Company, 1993

Sam Walton: Made in America : My Story ></font><font face=  Sam Walton: Made in America : My Story 
 
Author        : Sam Walton with John Huey
 Publisher    :
Bantam Books, 1993
The Havemeyers: Impressionism Comes to America  The Havemeyers : Impressionism Comes to America 
 
Author        : Frances Weitzenhoffer
 Publisher    :
Harry N. Abrams Inc, 1993
75 Years of Chevrolet  75 Years of Chevrolet 
 
Author        : George H. Dammann
 Publisher    :
Motorbooks International Publishers & Wholesalers / Crestline Series, 1992
Alexander T. Stewart: The Forgotten Merchant Prince  Alexander T. Stewart : The Forgotten Merchant Prince 
 
Author        : Stephen Elias
 Publisher    :
Greenwood Publishing Group, 1992
Memoirs of Samuel Insull: An Autobiography  Memoirs of Samuel Insull : An Autobiography 
 
Author        : Samuel Insull, Larry Plachno (Editor)
 Publisher    :
Transportation Trails, 1992

 Value at the Top - Solutions to the Executive Compensation Crisis 
 
Author        : Ira T. Kay
 Publisher    :
Harper Business, 1992

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 The Big Four : The Story of Huntington, Stanford Hopkins and Crocker and the Building of the Central Pacific 
 
Author        : Oscar Lewis
 Publisher    :
Reprint Services Corp, 1992

Flagler: Rockefeller Partner and Florida Baron  Flagler : Rockefeller Partner and Florida Baron 
 
Author        : Edward N. Akin
 Publisher    :
University Press of Florida, 1991

 Life of an American Workman (American Biography Series) 
 
Author        : Walter P. Chrysler
 Publisher    :
Reprint Services Corp, 1991

Eli Whitney: Great Inventor  Eli Whitney : Great Inventor 
 
Author        : Jean Lee Latham and Louis F. Carey
 Publisher    :
Main Line Book Co, 1991
James J. Hill and the Opening of the Northwest  James J. Hill and the Opening of the Northwest 
 
Author        : Albro Martin
 Publisher    :
Minnesota Hisorical Society Press, 1991
The Bonanza Kings: The Social Origins and Business Behavior of Western Mining Entrepreneurs, 1870-1900  The Bonanza Kings 
 
Author        : Richard H. Petersen
 Publisher    :
University of Oklahoma Press, 1991

 Fortune's Children - The Fall of the House of Vanderbilt (Paperback) 
 
Author        : Arthur T. Vanderbilt II
 Publisher    :
Harper Collins, 1991

Frederick Billings: A Life  Frederick Billings : A Life 
 
Author        : Robin W. Winks
 Publisher    :
Oxford University Press, 1991

 The Slave Community : Plantation Life in the AnteBellum South (Textbook paperback) 
 
Author        : John W. Blassingame
 Publisher    :
Oxford University Press, 1990

Bonanza West: The Story of the Western Mining Rushes, 1848-1900  Bonanza West : The Story of the Western Mining Rushes 
 
Author        : William S. Greever
 Publisher    :
University of Idaho Press, 1990

 James Madison : A Biography (paperback, reprint) 
 
Author        : Ralph Louis Ketcham
 Publisher    :
University of Virginia Press, 1990

 Alfred I. Dupont - The Man and his Family 
 
Author        : Joseph Frazier Wall
 Publisher    :
Oxford University Press, 1990

The Legend of Baby Doe: The Life and Times of the Silver Queen of the West  The Legend of Baby Doe : The Life and Times of the Silver Queen of the West 
 
Author        : John Burke, Richard O'Connor
 Publisher    :
University of Nebraska Press, 1989

 Three Families of H. L. Hunt 
 
Author        : Ardis Burst
 Publisher    :
Grove/Atlantic Inc, 1989

 Dodge Dynasty - The Car and the Family that rocked Detroit 
 
Author        : Caroline Latham and David Agresta
 Publisher    :
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1989

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The Vanderbilts  The Vanderbilts 
 
Author        : Jerry E. Patterson
 Publisher    :
Harry N. Abrams Inc, 1989

 Andrew Carnegie (paperback textbook 2nd ed) 
 
Author        : Joseph Frazier Wall
 Publisher    :
University of Pittsburgh Press, 1989

The Morgans: Private International Bankers, 1854-1913, Vol. 38  The Morgans : Private International Bankers, 1854-1913 
 
Author        : Vincent P. Carosso, Rose C. Carosso
 Publisher    :
Harvard University Press, 1987

 American Express 
 
Author        : Peter Z. Grossman
 Publisher    :
Crown Oublishers, 1987

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The Life and Legend of Jay Gould  The Life and Legend of Jay Gould 
 
Author        : Maury Klein
 Publisher    :
The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1986

 The Invisible Billionaire 
 
Author        : Jerry Shields
 Publisher    :
Houghton Mifflin, 1986

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My Years with General Motors  My Years with General Motors / Paperback reprint 
 
Author        : Alfred P. Sloan
 Publisher    :
Penguin Books Ltd, 1986

 The House of Getty 
 
Author        : Russell Miller
 Publisher    :
Henry Holt an Company, New York, 1985

Wildcatters: A Story of Texans, Oil, and Money  Wildcatters : A Story of Texans, Oil and Money 
 
Author        : Sally Helgesen
 Publisher    :
Doubleday, New York, 1981
Cherry Hill; The History and Collections of a Van Rensselaer Family  Cherry Hill - The History and Collections of a Van Rensselaer Family 
 
Author        : Roderic H. Blackburn
 Publisher    :
Historic Cherry Hill, 1976

 The History of American Business and Industry 
 
Author        : Alex Groner et al
 Publisher    :
American Heritage, 1972

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William C. Whitney, Modern Warwick  William C. Whitney, Modern Maverick 
 
Author        : Mark David Hirsch
 Publisher    :
Shoe String Press Inc, 1969
William C. Whitney, Modern Warwick  William C. Whitney, Modern Warwick 
 
Author        : Mark David Hirsch
 Publisher    :
Shoe String Press, Incorporated, 1969

 Andrew Jackson and the Bank War 
 
Author        : Robert Vincen Remini
 Publisher    :
W.W. Norton & Co, 1967

Memoir of Samuel Slater, the Father of American Manufactures: Connected with a History of the Rise and Progress of the Cotton Manufacture in England and America  Memoir of Samuel Slater, the Father of American Manufactures 
 
Author        : George S. White
 Publisher    :
Augustus M. Kelley Publishers, 1967
Independent Man: The Life of Senator James Couzens  Independent Man : The Life of Senator James Couzens 
 
Author        : Harry Barnard
 Publisher    :
Scribner (NY) / Reprint 2002 - Great Lakes Books, 1958
E. H. Harriman: Railroad Czar, Volume I  E.H. Harriman : Railroad Czar Volume I 
 
Author        : George Frost Kennan
 Publisher    :
Beard Book Inc, 1922
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