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Harriman vs. Hill - a book by Haeg, Larry

Harriman vs. Hill

Wall Street's Great Railroad War

Harriman vs. Hill( )
Author: Haeg, Larry
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

In 1901, the Northern Pacific was an unlikely prize: a twice-bankrupt construction of the federal government, it was a two-bit railroad (literally--five years back, its stock traded for twenty-five cents a share). But it was also a key to connecting eastern markets through Chicago to the rising West. Two titans of American railroads set sights on it: James J. Hill, head of the Great Northern and largest individual shareholder of the Northern Pacific, and Edward Harriman, head...
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Detailed Subjects: Transportation / Railroads / History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.928 x 8.931 x 0.468 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds

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