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The world of Andrew Carnegie: 1865-1901

Louis Morton Hacker

The world of Andrew Carnegie: 1865-1901

by Louis Morton Hacker

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919,
  • Capitalists and financiers,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1865-1918

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Louis M. Hacker.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 473 p.
    Number of Pages473
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23250824M

    A New York Times bestseller! The definitive account of the life of Andrew Carnegie Celebrated historian David Nasaw, whom The New York Times Book Review has called "a meticulous researcher and a cool analyst," brings new life to the story of one of America's most famous and successful businessmen and philanthropists—in what will prove to be the biography. Free online books on American history U.S. History – Hint: When a book you want to borrow at Internet Archive is already checked out, go to the Internet Archive’s ‘Search’ box, check “Search Metadata”, and search for the book’s title. Sometimes they have two or more copies. Century Past Library-Directory-.

    In , he founded the Carnegie Technical Schools, later the Carnegie Institute, and known today as Carnegie Mellon University, one of the world’s leading research universities. In , he created what he called his “pet child,” the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission, which recognizes and rewards individuals who spontaneously risk life and. - Cornelius Vanderbilt, shipping and railroad magnate, established ferry service between Manhattan, Staten Islands.. Ma - Industrialist Andrew Carnegie earmarked $ million for the construction of 65 branch libraries in New York City; established over libraries by time of his death in Septem - John D. Rockefeller became the world's first.

    Andrew Carnegie was born on Novem , in Dunfermline, Scotland, the son of William Carnegie, a weaver, and Margaret Morrison Carnegie. The invention of weaving machines replaced the work Carnegie's father did, and eventually the family was forced into poverty.   Excerpt: 'Meet You In Hell' Set in America's gilded age at the end of the s, this book details the soured friendship between Andrew Carnegie and .


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