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The World's Banker. The History of the House of Rothschild

£50.00

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Weidenfeld, 1998. Hardback. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition.

Complete history of the Rothschild banking dynasty with full access to worldwide archives. Ever since the Rothschild's spectacular rise in European finance during the last, turbulent years of the Napoleonicwars, a mythology has grown up around the family and its firms. It is no exaggeration to say that the Rothschilds became a living legend of the 19th century: the personfication of a new era in which money determined status and power,

Using a wealth of archival sources as well as a vast amount of little known contemporary and more recent secondary literature, Niall Ferguson's definitive study promises not only to do justice to the history of Rothschilds, but to revolutionise the history of the years of their rise from the 19th century to our own time.

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Author(s):
Ferguson, Niall
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297815393
ISBN-13:
9780297815396
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Weidenfeld & Nicolson

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Weidenfeld, 1998. Hardback. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition.

Complete history of the Rothschild banking dynasty with full access to worldwide archives. Ever since the Rothschild's spectacular rise in European finance during the last, turbulent years of the Napoleonicwars, a mythology has grown up around the family and its firms. It is no exaggeration to say that the Rothschilds became a living legend of the 19th century: the personfication of a new era in which money determined status and power,

Using a wealth of archival sources as well as a vast amount of little known contemporary and more recent secondary literature, Niall Ferguson's definitive study promises not only to do justice to the history of Rothschilds, but to revolutionise the history of the years of their rise from the 19th century to our own time.

Author(s):
Ferguson, Niall
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297815393
ISBN-13:
9780297815396
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Weidenfeld & Nicolson

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