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The Life and Legend of Jay Gould


Author: Maury Klein

Publisher: John Hopkins University Press

Year Printed: 1986

Condition: Fine

eBook: None

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Pages: 595

Height: 9.75 inches

Width: 6.75 inches

Notes: Hardcover; Dust Jacket

In this biography, Maury Klein paints the most complete portrait of the notorious Gould that we have ever had. His Gould is a brilliant but ruthless businessman who merged dying railroads into expansive and profit-making lines, including the giant Union Pacific.