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The scarlet woman of Wall Street

Jay Gould, Jim Fisk, Cornelius Vanderbilt, the Erie Railway wars, and the birth of Wall Street

by John Steele Gordon

  • 338 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • New York Stock Exchange -- History -- 19th century,
    • Erie Railway -- History -- 19th century,
    • Capitalists and financiers -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Steele Gordon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG4572 .G67 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 421 p. :
      Number of Pages421
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2525159M
      ISBN 101555842127
      LC Control Number88000230

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