Towers of gold how one Jewish immigrant named Isaias Hellman created California

Title Towers of gold how one Jewish immigrant named Isaias Hellman created California
Names Dinkelspiel, Frances.
Book Number DB068746
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Great-great-granddaughter of Isaias Hellman, California's premier financier of the nineteenth century, uses primary sources to trace Hellman's 1859 immigration to Los Angeles and role in spurring the city's and state's development. Discusses Hellman's leadership, from opening his first bank to investing in transportation, education, land development, utilities, and wine. 2008.
Narrator Bernson, Barry.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Economists & Business People - BIE
Jewish Interest - JIN
California history - CAH
California Interest - CAI
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Banks and banking - California - History - 19th century
Banks and banking - California - History - 20th century
Capitalists and financiers - California - Los Angeles - Biography
Jewish bankers - California - Los Angeles - Biography
Jews - California - Los Angeles - Biography
Jews, German - California - Los Angeles - Biography
Call Number 979.4940049240092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2008. 0312355262
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