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The Resource John D. : the founding father of the Rockefellers, David Freeman Hawke

John D. : the founding father of the Rockefellers, David Freeman Hawke

Label
John D. : the founding father of the Rockefellers
Title
John D.
Title remainder
the founding father of the Rockefellers
Statement of responsibility
David Freeman Hawke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first to make use of materials in the Rockefeller Archives, this biography of John D. Rockefeller combines personal and corporate history to examine its subject's reputation, business practices, and personal values and attitudes
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hawke, David Freeman
Dewey number
  • 338.7/62/233820924
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HD9570.R6
  • CT275.R75
LC item number
  • H38 1980
  • H38
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rockefeller, John D.
  • Rockefeller, John D.
  • Businesspeople
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Businesspeople
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • United States
Label
John D. : the founding father of the Rockefellers, David Freeman Hawke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Big Bill -- "Father was very remarkable" -- "I was after something big" -- Passionate bookkeeper -- "The greatest borrower I ever saw" -- "The business is yours" -- "No one ever called him Jack" -- Strategy for success -- How to make money in bad years -- Helping hand -- "Your anxiety to sell makes me feel uneasy" -- "John, it can't be done" -- Remarkable letter -- Stern sense of duty -- John does it -- Country boy in the city -- "A good sweating will be healthy for them" -- Moses goes down -- Chinese puzzle -- "I have ways of making money that you know nothing about" -- Pipelines of another kind -- Worth means quay -- Jawn D.'s clear conscience -- Soulless, grasping corporation -- History is bunk -- Company built on trust -- New nation under God -- Napoleon as a businessman -- End of a dream -- "We must feel our way along" -- Hedgehog and the fox -- Net worth -- "Poor Frank!" -- Last coup -- "That benighted woman" -- "The most hated man in the world" -- Dissolution
Control code
ocm05334129
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 260 pages
Isbn
9780060118136
Lccn
79002733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)5334129
Label
John D. : the founding father of the Rockefellers, David Freeman Hawke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Big Bill -- "Father was very remarkable" -- "I was after something big" -- Passionate bookkeeper -- "The greatest borrower I ever saw" -- "The business is yours" -- "No one ever called him Jack" -- Strategy for success -- How to make money in bad years -- Helping hand -- "Your anxiety to sell makes me feel uneasy" -- "John, it can't be done" -- Remarkable letter -- Stern sense of duty -- John does it -- Country boy in the city -- "A good sweating will be healthy for them" -- Moses goes down -- Chinese puzzle -- "I have ways of making money that you know nothing about" -- Pipelines of another kind -- Worth means quay -- Jawn D.'s clear conscience -- Soulless, grasping corporation -- History is bunk -- Company built on trust -- New nation under God -- Napoleon as a businessman -- End of a dream -- "We must feel our way along" -- Hedgehog and the fox -- Net worth -- "Poor Frank!" -- Last coup -- "That benighted woman" -- "The most hated man in the world" -- Dissolution
Control code
ocm05334129
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 260 pages
Isbn
9780060118136
Lccn
79002733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)5334129

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