Eminent Pittsburghers: Profiles of the City's Founding Industrialists

Eminent Pittsburghers: Profiles of the City's Founding Industrialists

by William S. Dietrich II
     
 

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These biographical essays, many reprinted from The Pittsburgh Quarterly, describe the men who transformed Pittsburgh into one of the leading industrial cities in the world. Included here are essays on George Westinghouse, A.W. Mellon, Charlie Schwab, and many more. The book also includes a brief history of Pittsburgh.See more details below

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These biographical essays, many reprinted from The Pittsburgh Quarterly, describe the men who transformed Pittsburgh into one of the leading industrial cities in the world. Included here are essays on George Westinghouse, A.W. Mellon, Charlie Schwab, and many more. The book also includes a brief history of Pittsburgh.

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Midwest Book Review
...[A] vital history of one of America's oldest and most storied cities.

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ISBN-13:
9781589796072
Publisher:
Taylor Trade Publishing
Publication date:
08/16/2011
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
1,327,762
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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