Coverart for item
The Resource Commodore : the life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, Edward J. Renehan, Jr

Commodore : the life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, Edward J. Renehan, Jr

Label
Commodore : the life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
Title
Commodore
Title remainder
the life of Cornelius Vanderbilt
Statement of responsibility
Edward J. Renehan, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Renehan, Edward
Dewey number
  • 385.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.V23
LC item number
R46 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius
  • Businessmen
  • Railroads
Label
Commodore : the life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, Edward J. Renehan, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-346) and index
Contents
Moravians -- Stapleton -- Profitable war -- Marriage -- Economic man -- Mr. Ogden and Mr. Gibbons -- Mouse and Bellona -- Proud fugitive -- Gibbons vs. Ogden -- Union line man -- Blackmail on the Hudson -- The sound... and beyond -- Of an old Dutch root -- Matters familial and social -- Southern route -- A finer head than Webster's -- I'll ruin you -- Atlantic crossing -- The specious name of enterprise -- Harlem corners -- Hudson River & New York Central -- The Vanderbilt bronze -- Frank -- Against the world -- Epilogue: Tombs
Control code
ocn137331495
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 364 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780465002559
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007022392
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Commodore : the life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, Edward J. Renehan, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-346) and index
Contents
Moravians -- Stapleton -- Profitable war -- Marriage -- Economic man -- Mr. Ogden and Mr. Gibbons -- Mouse and Bellona -- Proud fugitive -- Gibbons vs. Ogden -- Union line man -- Blackmail on the Hudson -- The sound... and beyond -- Of an old Dutch root -- Matters familial and social -- Southern route -- A finer head than Webster's -- I'll ruin you -- Atlantic crossing -- The specious name of enterprise -- Harlem corners -- Hudson River & New York Central -- The Vanderbilt bronze -- Frank -- Against the world -- Epilogue: Tombs
Control code
ocn137331495
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 364 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780465002559
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007022392
Other physical details
ill., ports.

Library Locations

    • Francis A. Gregory LibraryBorrow it
      3660 Alabama Ave. SE, Washington, DC, 20020, US
      38.8648665 -76.9542163
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial LibraryBorrow it
      901 G Street NW, Washington, DC, 20001, US
      38.8986949 -77.0247823
Processing Feedback ...