The Vanderbilts and the Story of Their Fortune (Classic Reprint)

The Vanderbilts and the Story of Their Fortune (Classic Reprint)

by W. A. Croffut
     
 

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Girard, John Jacob Astor, nor Alexander T. Stewart is a familiar personage to this generation, because there is no complete narrative of their lives, thoughts, and methods, telling how they acquired their money, and to what purpose they lived. Traditions there are, in abun dance, and rumors and myths,

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Excerpt from The Vanderbilts and the Story of Their Fortune

Girard, John Jacob Astor, nor Alexander T. Stewart is a familiar personage to this generation, because there is no complete narrative of their lives, thoughts, and methods, telling how they acquired their money, and to what purpose they lived. Traditions there are, in abun dance, and rumors and myths, largely discreditable but the real men are not known, and probably never will be. Yet a rich man, if only because he possesses the rare giftvi preface.

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ISBN-13:
9781332722686
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
06/19/2016
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.73(d)

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