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Captains of Industry

by James Parton

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Published by Cosimo Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Philosophy,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Business,
  • Biography & Autobiography-Business,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Biography,
  • Industrial arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8884160M
    ISBN 101596056363
    ISBN 109781596056367
    OCLC/WorldCa70220038

      Captains_Of_Industry. plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews Reviewer: AJ41 - favorite favorite favorite favorite - Novem Subject: Captains of Industry. These are pretty decent productions from a less cynical time. The wealth of biographies is pretty good and is restricted to a pretty narrow time in American history.   Captains of Industry. James Parton. , 1 Rating; Publisher Description. During the Industrial Revolution, a captain of industry was a business leader whose means of amassing a personal fortune contributes positively to the country in some way. This may have been through increased productivity, expansion of markets, providing more jobs, or 1/5(1).

    Captains of Industry By: James Parton () In this volume are presented examples of men who shed lustre upon ordinary pursuits, either by the superior manner in which they exercised them or by the noble use they made of the leisure which success in them usually gives.   Captains of Industry, recorded in a minute format, emphasized the entrepreneurial spirit, drive, and philanthropic work which characterized each of the fifty-two subjects of the series.

    The book concludes as facts and factions conspire to kill the industry, including wars, weather, bad management, poor judgment, disease, obsolescence, and a non-renewable natural resource. Ironically, the end of the Civil War allowed the African Americans who were captains to exit the difficult and dangerous occupation—and make room for the Author: Skip Finley. Industrialization and Captains of Industry Questions and Answers - Discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on.


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