December 17, 1921
New York Daily News
September 17, 1920
This book is well footnoted so the author clearly has done her homework.
That day a horse drawn wagon full of dynamite exploded outside the J.P. Morgan building, killing 39 people and injuring hundreds, many very seriously.
If you enjoy reading history/detective sagas, then I highly recommend this book.
I first heard about this incident during a recent "Wall Street Financial Crisis" tour and wanted to learn more about it. This book is just what I was looking for. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Stan57
Somewhat of a meandering account providing great detail about the political intrigues the hampered investigations into the yet unsolved crime. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Rich72
Very good read and full of information and knowledge, but gets somewhat confusing of who did what and when for more than half a century. Read morePublished 8 months ago by RLHurd
Right at noon, on September 16, 1920, an explosion occurred in the center of Wall Street, in New York City, right between J.P. Morgan Bank and the U.S. Treasury. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Kurt A. Johnson
It is often said that history repeats itself. Certainly, this thought came to me as I read Beverly Gage's "The Day Wall Street Exploded". Read morePublished 17 months ago by Andrew Desmond
A really great book to read because it describes everything that happened when it was going on. A very interesting book for anyone wanting to read about something that was quite... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Bridget M Prunicki
Beverly Gage has reworked an old story with a post-9/11 twist. But as even she admits in her narrative this is not - to quote the subtitle - "a story of America in its first age... Read morePublished on June 3, 2012 by R. L. Huff
Sounds like Occupy and today. Those who do not study history.......Are we repeating it? Enjoyed this e-book on my Kindle a lot.Published on March 5, 2012 by Bill