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E.H. Harriman, master railroader

Author: Lloyd J Mercer
Publisher: Boston : Twayne Publishers, ©1985.
Series: Evolution of American business.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mercer, Lloyd J.
E.H. Harriman, master railroader.
Boston : Twayne Publishers, ©1985
(OCoLC)564986053
Named Person: Edward Henry Harriman; Edward Henry Harriman; Edward Henry Harriman; Edward Henry Harriman
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd J Mercer
ISBN: 0805798021 9780805798029
OCLC Number: 12022159
Description: xi, 188 pages : maps, portrait ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Harriman business career --
Learning the business : the Illinois Central, 1883-1909 --
Applying the lessons : the Union Pacific, 1897-1909 --
Combining systems : the Southern Pacific, 1901-1909 --
Captain of finance : the Northern Securities Company and its aftermath --
Looting or improved management? : the Chicago & Alton --
Minor plays : the Kansas City Southern, the Baltimore & Ohio, and the Erie Railroad Company --
Under attack : the ICC investigation 1906-1907 --
Lessons for the 1980s and beyond.
Series Title: Evolution of American business.
Responsibility: by Lloyd J. Mercer.

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