The house of Morgan : an American banking dynasty and the rise of modern finance


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Chernow, Ron


Keyword(s):
Banks and banking -- United States -- History. Bankgeschichte / USA. Morgan Guaranty Trust Company of New York -- History. Morgan Stanley & Co. -- History. Morgan Grenfell & Co. -- History. Morgan Guaranty Trust Company. Time: 1838-1989 Banks and banking United States History Morgan Grenfell & Co History Morgan Guaranty Trust Company of New York History Morgan Stanley & Co History


Year:
1990


Pages:
xvii, 812 p., [32] p. of plates


Publisher:
Atlantic Monthly Press


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
20015083


Label:
Box 1


Notes:
ill. ; 24 cm. 1: The baronial age, 1838-1913 -- Scrooge -- Polonius -- Prince -- Corsair -- Corner -- Trust -- Panic -- Titanic -- 2: The diplomatic age, 1913-1948 -- Metamorphosis -- War -- Explosion -- Odyssey -- Jazz -- Golden -- Saint -- Crash -- Depression -- Midget -- Crack-up -- Wizard -- Embezzler -- Appeasement -- Hostages -- Passages -- 3: The casino age, 1948-1989 -- Methuselah -- Mavericks -- Jonah -- Tabloid -- Samurai -- Sheiks -- Tombstones -- Samba -- Traders -- Bang -- Bull -- Skyscraper. "A Morgan Entrekin book."/ Includes bibliographical references (p. 769-780) and index. Ron Chernow. Book


URLS:
http://www.gbv.de/dms/hbz/toc/ht003603272.pdf http://www.gbv.de/dms/hbz/toc/ht003603272.pdf Materials specified: Inhaltsverzeichnis


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: HG2613.N54; Dewey: 332.1/2/097471


ISBN:
ISBN: 0871133385; 9780871133380; 0671710311 (SIMON & SCHUSTER); 9780671710316 (SIMON & SCHUSTER) Other: ZBWT00269584 LCCN: 89-17542


Edition:
1st


Abstract:
Traces the rise of the J.P. Morgan empire from its beginnings in Victorian London to the crash of 1987.


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