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❰PDF / Epub❯ ★ Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon Author Charles Slack – Beechesgardenservices.co.uk A full century before Martha Stewart Oprah and Madonna became icons generations before women swept through Wall Street and decades before they even had the right to vote there was Hetty Green America'PDF Epub Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon Author Charles Slack Beechesgardenservicescouk A full century before Martha Stewart Oprah and Madonna became icons generations before women swept through Wall Street and decades before they even had the right to vote there was Hetty Green America' A full century before Martha Stewart Oprah Genius and PDF and Madonna became icons generations before women swept through Wall Street and decades before they even had the Hetty The eBook right to vote there was Hetty Green America's richest woman who stood alone among the roguish giants of the Gilded Age as the first lady of The Genius and MOBI capitalism and is remembered as the Witch of Wall StreetAt the time of her death in Hetty Green's personal fortune was estim

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  • Zak

    PDF beechesgardenservicescouk  Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female hetty ebok, genius book, madness kindle, america's epub, first download, female free, tycoon ebok, Hetty The mobile, Genius and ebok, Genius and Madness of epub, The Genius and download, The Genius and Madness of epub, Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon PDFThis was a uick and enjoyable read on a lady I had never heard of before this Most of us would have at least a passing familiarity with names like Jay Gould Andrew Carnegie Cornelius Vanderbilt J P Morgan etc but how many have actually heard of Hetty Green née Hetty Howland Robinson? Dubbed The Witch of Wall Street she inherited a small fortune from her aunt and multiplied it many many times over through shre


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    PDF beechesgardenservicescouk  Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female hetty ebok, genius book, madness kindle, america's epub, first download, female free, tycoon ebok, Hetty The mobile, Genius and ebok, Genius and Madness of epub, The Genius and download, The Genius and Madness of epub, Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon PDFThe 1996 book The Wealthy 100 ranked the net work of 100 wealthy Americans by the percentage of the Gross National Product their personal fortunes represented Hetty the only woman on the list came in 36th— five places behind Bill Gates and three places ahead of Warren BuffettThis is a fascinating well written book about an amazing woman On her own using financial acumen unheard for a woman in her day and age she died in 1916 at age 81 she managed to parlay a family inheritance into a fortune so large that she freuently bailed out the City of New York when they encountered cash crunches When JP Morgan called a meeting of New York's financial leaders after the stock market crash of 1907 Hetty was the only woman in the roomCommentators of the time assumed that such financial acumen had to come with a price; articl


  • Darius

    PDF beechesgardenservicescouk  Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female hetty ebok, genius book, madness kindle, america's epub, first download, female free, tycoon ebok, Hetty The mobile, Genius and ebok, Genius and Madness of epub, The Genius and download, The Genius and Madness of epub, Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon PDFThis is a very average book It contains a few interesting snippets but if one wants to read about interesting business people there are many better optionsI found too much of the text was devoted to years before she started in business Undoubtedly this was because the author was able to gather material about these years not because they were very relevant in themselvesIt also turns me off when an author makes conjectures using the term undoubtedly which this author does than onceA die hard reader of business biographies may like this book and rate it average as I did A reader who is not that keen on the genre will undoubtedly be put off the the genre completely after this


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  • Jeff

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