History of the Great American Fortunes
Originally published in 1910, a primary source for the business and development of American power in the nineteenth century. As Myers describes in his preface, it was the fashion in the early twentieth century to write of the multi-millionaires in an unfavorable light, as if they were all robber barons and had no social conscience. In his history he was attempting to be mo...more
Hardcover, 732 pages
Published 1936 by The Modern Library
(first published 1907)
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