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Financial founding fathers

the men who made America rich

by Robert E. Wright

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Capitalists and financiers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Businesspeople -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRobert E. Wright and David J. Cowen.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsCowen, David Jack, 1959-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG172.A2 W75 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3410904M
      ISBN 100226910687
      LC Control Number2005026938


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