From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1999 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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I wonder how the bios of this generation's multi-billionaires will read.
One cannot fault Strouse's extensive research into her subject however her writing style bogs down the information and makes the book difficult to complete.
Jean Strouse's powerful gift to tell a story combined with her intellectual muscle lead to a riveting biography of J.P. Morgan's life.
Best JP Morgan bio ever written. Underrated book. This book is all about JP Morgan the man, not the company bearing his name.Published 27 days ago by Amanda L.
I read several other biographies of J.P. Morgan, and thought I knew just about all I wanted to about him. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Robert V. Rose
J. P. Morgan was probably the most famous banker in American history. Having lived through the period of history in which the United States had no kind of central bank, Morgan's... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Andrew Collins
Truly a great read. Bittersweet story of a man who lived an amazing life and yet was wrongly characterized as a "robber baron" when in fact he was trying to make the world... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
I agree with one reviewer that Strouse she could have been more judicious at times and the nearly 700 pages in paperback feels a bit too sprawling in scope, but she did provide... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Jeremy Styron
The book showed up in great shape! Little wear but normal for a person to be reading a book ! Clean. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Louis A. Moro
If you wonder why our banking system in todays world is so complex and at times irrational, read this! Read morePublished 13 months ago by Frederic Van Biene
I'm still in the process of reading this book. This man is an interesting individual. I really want to get to know him. Not a bad book to start with.Published 16 months ago by Gregory Sanchez
Morgan, American Financier, Jean Strouse; Random House (1999)
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