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Download · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Charles Slack Charles Slack ↠ 4 Read & Download Free read Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon Pany with Microsoft founder Bill Gates and billionaire investor Warren Buffett But in history books she has remained merely a footnote a miser and an eccentric whose character flaws and personal choices unjustly overshadowed her remarkable accomplishments on the fierce battlefield of American industry and commerceIn Hetty Charles Slack reexamines the life work and conflicted legacy of the exceptionally resourceful ruthless and inimitable woman who turned a comfortable inheritance into a fortune through instinct courage cunning greed and determination to succeed at a man's game on her own terms from her childhood in the uaker community of New Bedford Massachusetts where she learned about business by reading finan. I thought I d totally dig this book I love reading about 1 American history 2 especially women in American history 3 especially women beating men at their own game in American history and 4 especially women beating men at their own game in American Victorian to Progressive era history And I remembered seeing a picture of Hetty in the Guinness World Records when I was in grade school She was deemed the world s worse miser or something because she ate cold oatmeal while having kajillions in the bankButit seems that s the most interesting thing about her This book put me to sleep better than a shot of sherry

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Download · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Charles Slack Charles Slack ↠ 4 Read & Download Free read Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon Cial papers to her father to the battle over her inheritance that was one of the most controversial legal cases of her time; from her collisions with railroad magnate Collis Huntington to her rescue of New York City from financial ruinLooking well beyond the lore and historical prejudices Charles Slack presents a full portrait of a true American original a female Citizen Kane who having turned away from the conventions of her time as a woman a wife a mother and a mogul led a life of a different sort with occasionally tragic results becoming both a hero and a victim of her era Above all it is a story of an uncompromising larger than life flawed woman who ruled a vast financial empire but was known simply as Hetty. I loved this book and have read it twice

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  • Hetty The Genius and Madness of America's First Female Tycoon
  • Charles Slack
  • English
  • 05 October 2018
  • 9780060542566

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