The Monied Metropolis: New York City and the Consolidation of the American Bourgeoisie, 1850-1896by Sven Beckert
This book, first published in 2001, is a comprehensive history of nineteenth-century New York City's powerful economic elite.See more details below
This book, first published in 2001, is a comprehensive history of nineteenth-century New York City's powerful economic elite.
- Cambridge University Press
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Table of Contents
Introduction; Part I. Manners, Fortunes, Politics: 1. Accumulating capital; 2. Negotiating the New Metropolis; 3. The politics of capital; Part II. Reluctant Revolutionaries: 4. Bourgeois New Yorkers go to war; 5. The spoils of victory; 6. Reconstructing New York; Part III: 7. Democracy in the Age of Capital; 8. A Bourgeois world; 9. The rights of labor, the rights of property; 10. The power of capital and the crisis of legitimacy; Epilogue.
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