Iron empires : : robber barons, railroads, and the making of modern America

Title Iron empires : : robber barons, railroads, and the making of modern America
Names Hiltzik, Michael A.
Book Number DB101229
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Examination of the American railroad industry and prominent personalities from the completion of the Transcontinental Railway in 1869 to the opening decade of the twentieth century. Topics include the impact of railroads on the industrialization of the US and effects of capitalism and concentrated wealth. Some strong language. 2020.
Narrator Ashby, Mark.
Local Subject Business - BUS
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
LC Subject Big business - United States - History - 19th century
Capitalists and financiers - United States - History - 19th century
Industrialists - United States - History - 19th century
Railroads - United States - History - 19th century
United States - Economic conditions - 1865-1918
United States - History - 1865-1921
Nonfiction
Talking books
Downloadable books
Call Number 385.097309034 ANF
Language English
Released 2020
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library of Congress, 2020 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2020. 9780544770348
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