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Money & power : the history of business

Author: Howard B Means
Publisher: New York : Wiley, 2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From merchant ships to microchips, industry has been defined by the powerful business leaders who have caused seismic shifts in the growth of commerce. The companion book to the acclaimed CNBC documentary, Money and Power takes readers on a gripping journey following the movement of power from east to west - from the feudal estates of medieval Europe to the halls of modern finance, from the teeming streets of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Means, Howard B.
Money & power.
New York : Wiley, 2001
(DLC) 2001017836
(OCoLC)45883998
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Howard B Means
ISBN: 0471054267 9780471054269 1280341270 9781280341274
OCLC Number: 47008038
Notes: A companion volume to the CNBC documentary, Money & power.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 274 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Foreword / David Grubin --
St. Godric: God and Profit --
Cosimo de' Medici: Putting Money to Work --
Philip II: Wealth without Wisdom --
Tulipmania: Sharing the Greed --
James Watt and Matthew Boulton: Turning Evolution into Revolution --
The Transcontinental Railroad: Rogues and Visionaries --
J. Pierpont Morgan: The American Colossus --
John D. Rockefeller: Organizing the Octopus --
Henry Ford: Building Cars and the Markets for Them --
Robert Woodruff: The Brand's the Thing --
Time Warner: Turning Opposite Cultures to Common Advantage --
Bill Gates and Cyberspace: The Dematerialized Future.
Other Titles: Money and power
Money & power (Television program)
Responsibility: Howard Means ; with a foreword by David Grubin.
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This dramatic narrative focusing on the groundbreakers throughout history--from St. Godric, the twelfth-century monk to Bill Gates, the contemporary embodiment of money and power--traces the roots of  Read more...

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