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Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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Copyright 1990 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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Ron Chernow is good at writing in great detail while making his books interesting.
Once again a fantastic read, I highly recommend this to anyone studying finance, history of banking, or are just curious about the Morgan family.
The House of Morgan is an stand-out history of modern finance, told as the story of one of America's great banking families.
Great overview of the various Morgan entities and personalities. Would love it offer did an update as this history is a very insightful precursor to the banking practices and... Read morePublished 14 days ago by David Garfinkle
In the 800 page House of Morgan, Chernow dives with full force into his subject. J.P Morgan the central figure of the book has been credited with changing the face of banking and... Read morePublished 29 days ago by Tryggvi Hjaltason
I had high expectations for this book. Last year I purchased a hard copy of his book on the Rockefeller's and enjoyed that immensely. I purchased this book as a Kindle Ebook. Read morePublished 1 month ago by david kveene
This book is really provides a deep history on the Morgan family, their rise, and the contribution to global finance. Read morePublished 1 month ago by kevin
First half which was primarily about the Morgan's was very interesting
Second half about the company and partners was too detailed, and boring.
Was a struggle to finish
Fascinating subject, and extremely well written. Reads like a novel.Published 1 month ago by Will McCullough
Chernow does a terrific job of weaving in a sufficient number of details to fill out the thoughts and personalities of the people he's dealing with, while fitting the story into... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Yellow Lab
Full account of Morgans and their financial interests. This part of UU history not always given full consideration.Published 1 month ago by Bill