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Captains of Industry, Builders of Empires

James Gallen
The list author says: "We often thing of great historicals as being political and military figures. We must also remember the business leaders who built the world in which we live."
Rival Rails: The Race to Build America's Greatest Transcontinental Railroad
Rival Rails: The Race to Build America's Greatest Transcontinental Railroad
"Rails West  (For more see my Amazon review.)"
Appetite for America: How Visionary Businessman Fred Harvey Built a Railroad Hospitality Empire That Civilized the Wild West
Appetite for America: How Visionary Businessman Fred Harvey Built a Railroad Hospitality Empire That Civilized the Wild West
"Fred Harvey, The Man, The Company and the Nation They Fed   (For more see my Amazon review.)"
Meet You in Hell: Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and the Bitter Partnership That Changed America
Meet You in Hell: Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and the Bitter Partnership That Changed America
"Good Industrial History   (For more see my Amazon review.)"
A Full Cup: Sir Thomas Lipton's Extraordinary Life and His Quest for the America's Cup
A Full Cup: Sir Thomas Lipton's Extraordinary Life and His Quest for the America's Cup
"Businessman, Sportsman...Character  (For more see my Amazon review.)"
The Great A&P and the Struggle for Small Business in America
The Great A&P and the Struggle for Small Business in America
"Nostalgia, History, Business, Just a Good Story, It has It All!   (For more see my Amazon review.)"
The Search for God and Guinness: A Biography of the Beer that Changed the World
The Search for God and Guinness: A Biography of the Beer that Changed the World
"Guiness- The Family, The Company and the Country  (For more see my Amazon review.)"
Gallo Be Thy Name: The Inside Story of How One Family Rose to Dominate the U.S. Wine Market
Gallo Be Thy Name: The Inside Story of How One Family Rose to Dominate the U.S. Wine Market
"Godfathers?  No Businessmen.   (For More See my Amazon review.)"
Freedom's Forge: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II
Freedom's Forge: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II
"The Businesses Behind The Conquerors  (For more see my Amazon review.)"
The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War
The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War
"Ford at War   (For more see my Amazon review.)"
The Sugar King of Havana: The Rise and Fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's Last Tycoon
The Sugar King of Havana: The Rise and Fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's Last Tycoon
"What Was and What Might Have Been...A Tale of Three Stories. (For more see my Amazon review.)"