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Published by W. W. Norton in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPN4874.M477 L6
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Pagination260 p.
Number of Pages260
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Open LibraryOL25113574M
LC Control Number65013031

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The Man Who Robbed the Robber Barons Paperback – October 1, by Andy Logan (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 3 formats and editions Hide Cited by: 5. Get this from a library! The man who robbed the robber barons. [Andy Logan; F T Richards] -- Everyone has heard of the robber barons who not only preyed on each other but on the nation at large during the second half of the [19th] century. Yet when these lords of industry were at the. Get this from a library! The man who robbed the robber barons. [Andy Logan] -- A colorful account of a turn-of-the-century New York scandal, by a legendary City Hall reporter and the first woman to write for THE NEW YORKER£s ðTalk of the Town. A New Look at the Rise of Big Business in America. Author: Burton W. Folsom; Publisher: Young Americas Foundation ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» In his book The Myth of the Robber Barons, Folsom distinguishes between political entrepreneurs who ran inefficient businesses supported by government favors, and market entrepreneurs who succeeded .

A superb study of the:robber barons," the contribution they made to American economic development and the rapacity with which they exploited America along the way. The great fortunes of the 19th century were made by convincing, legally or illegally, government officials to underwrite great strategies, like the railroads, while allowing all /5. The Robber Barons: The Great American Capitalists , by Matthew Josephson (read 8 Nov ) The author has a Marxist view of capitalism but the book seems pretty factual. Read full review4/5(6). Book Description. A colorful account of turn-of-the-century New York scandal, by a legendary City Hall reporter and the first woman to write for THE NEW YORKERs Talk of the Town. From Publishers. The Man Who Robbed the Robber Barons的书评 Author: Andy Logan. A robber baron or robber knight (German: Raubritter) was an unscrupulous feudal landowner who, protected by his fief's legal status, imposed high taxes and tolls out of keeping with the norm without authorization by some higher authority. Some resorted to actual banditry. The German term for robber barons, Raubritter (robber knights) was coined by Friedrich Bottschalk in

The man who robbed the robber barons by Logan, Andy. Publication date Topics Mann, William D'Alton, Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by abowser on Novem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)Pages:   The Paperback of the Man Who Robbed the Robber Barons (Common Reader Editions) by Andy Logan at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Andy Logan. Logan, Andy. The Man Who Robbed the Robber Barons. Pleasantville, New York: The Akadine Press, (originally, W. W. Norton, ). Fraud and fakery are major themes of this entire bibliography and this book is a wonderful description of an early 20th century . Robber baron, pejorative term for one of the 19th-century U.S. industrialists and financiers who made fortunes by monopolizing huge industries. Those who credit U.S. capitalism’s growth to these tycoons call them ‘captains of industry.’ Learn more about the achievements and transgressions of the robber barons.