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Author Waterhouse, Benjamin C., 1978- author.

Title The land of enterprise : a business history of the United States / Benjamin C. Waterhouse.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    330.973 WAT    Available
Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Description vii, 280 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-260) and index.
Contents Conquest, colonies, and capitalism -- The business of bondage -- Factories come ot America -- The politics of business in the early republic -- Business gets big -- Warring with the octopus : workers, farmers, and trustbusters -- The dawn of modern life -- From Roosevelt to Roosevelt : business and the modern state -- In love with bigness : the postwar corporation -- The personal, the political, and the profitable -- After the industrial economy -- Finance takes flight -- Conclusion: After the the crisis.
Subject Business enterprises -- United States -- History.
Entrepreneurship -- United States -- History.
Industrial management -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9781476766645 (hardcover)
1476766649 (hardcover)

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