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The Resource Masters of enterprise : giants of American business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey, H.W. Brands

Masters of enterprise : giants of American business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey, H.W. Brands

Label
Masters of enterprise : giants of American business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey
Title
Masters of enterprise
Title remainder
giants of American business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey
Statement of responsibility
H.W. Brands
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brands, H. W
Index
index present
LC call number
HF3023.A2
LC item number
B68 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Businesspeople
  • Industrialists
Label
Masters of enterprise : giants of American business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey, H.W. Brands
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-344) and index
Contents
Growing up with the country (John Jacob Astor) -- The warrior (Cornelius Vanderbilt) -- Golden grain (Cyrus McCormick) -- The speculator (Jay Gould) -- Auld lang syne (Andrew Carnegie) -- By Jupiter (J. Pierpont Morgan) -- The monopoly esthetic (John D. Rockefeller) -- The mechanic of revolution (Henry Ford) -- Organization man (Alfred P. Sloan) -- Think and sell (Thomas J. Watson) -- The faith that launched a thousand ships (Henry J. Kaiser) -- The gambler (H.L. Hunt) -- Emperor of the air (David Sarnoff) -- Fantasy inc. (Walt Disney) -- The real thing (Robert Woodruff) -- Sweating burgers (Ray Kroc) -- Bentonville, U.S.A. (Sam Walton) -- The hero of the hit factory (Berry Gordy) -- Every woman a queen (Mary Kay Ash) -- Just do it (Phil Knight) -- Dress for success (Liz Claiborne) -- The world in real time (Ted Turner) -- The celebrity as entrepreneur (Oprah Winfrey) -- The paranoia principle (Andrew Grove) -- Standard operating procedure (Bill Gates) -- The bottom line
Control code
40359388
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 354 p.
Isbn
9780684854731
Lccn
98051054
Label
Masters of enterprise : giants of American business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey, H.W. Brands
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-344) and index
Contents
Growing up with the country (John Jacob Astor) -- The warrior (Cornelius Vanderbilt) -- Golden grain (Cyrus McCormick) -- The speculator (Jay Gould) -- Auld lang syne (Andrew Carnegie) -- By Jupiter (J. Pierpont Morgan) -- The monopoly esthetic (John D. Rockefeller) -- The mechanic of revolution (Henry Ford) -- Organization man (Alfred P. Sloan) -- Think and sell (Thomas J. Watson) -- The faith that launched a thousand ships (Henry J. Kaiser) -- The gambler (H.L. Hunt) -- Emperor of the air (David Sarnoff) -- Fantasy inc. (Walt Disney) -- The real thing (Robert Woodruff) -- Sweating burgers (Ray Kroc) -- Bentonville, U.S.A. (Sam Walton) -- The hero of the hit factory (Berry Gordy) -- Every woman a queen (Mary Kay Ash) -- Just do it (Phil Knight) -- Dress for success (Liz Claiborne) -- The world in real time (Ted Turner) -- The celebrity as entrepreneur (Oprah Winfrey) -- The paranoia principle (Andrew Grove) -- Standard operating procedure (Bill Gates) -- The bottom line
Control code
40359388
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 354 p.
Isbn
9780684854731
Lccn
98051054

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