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The richest woman in America : Hetty Green in the gilded age /

A captivating biography of America's first female tycoon, Hetty Green, the iconoclast who forged one of the greatest fortunes of her time. Full description

Main Author: Wallach, Janet, 1942-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2012
Edition: 1st ed.
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Contents: The spirit within -- A polished reflection -- A city of riches -- America booming -- Irrational exuberance -- A willful war -- A will to win -- A new life -- Return to America -- A forceful woman -- Changing times -- Against the trend -- The education of children -- Texas -- The glitter of gold -- Crazy as a fox -- A new Hetty -- Family matters -- A cool head -- Panic again -- Remarkable changes -- Home -- Epilogue -- The wisdom of Hetty Green.
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Neenah Adult Biography B G822w Available
Oshkosh Adult New Nonfiction B G7963w Due: 05/15/2014

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