Wall Street : a history /

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Author / Creator:Geisst, Charles R.
Imprint:New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Description:x, 404 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Securities industry.
Wall Street -- History.
Wall Street (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
United States
New York (State) -- New York -- Wall Street.
History.
Format: E-Resource Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/2770418
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Varying Form of Title:Wall Street
ISBN:0195115120
0195130863 (pbk)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-389) and index.
Also available on the Internet to subscribing institutions. Web site shows publication date of 1999.
Standard no.:9780195130867
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Early Years (1790-1840)
  • 2. The Railroad and Civil War Eras (1840-70)
  • 3. The Robber Barons (1870-90)
  • 4. The Age of the Trusts (1880-1910)
  • 5. The Money Trust (1890-1920)
  • 6. The Booming Twenties (1920-29)
  • 7. Wall Street Meets the New Deal (1930-35)
  • 8. The Struggle Continues (1936-54)
  • 9. Bull Market (1954-69)
  • 10. Bear Market (1970-81)
  • 11. Mergermania (1982-96)
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index