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An Economic History of the World since 1400. Episode 21, Cornelius Vanderbilt and the Modern Firm

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Material Type
Downloadable Video
Publication Info.
The Great Courses, 2016.
Publication Info.
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.

Details

Description
1 online resource (streaming video file) (32 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Performer
Donald J. Harreld
Event
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2016.
Summary
Meet Cornelius Vanderbilt, the man who was a veritable centerpiece of the Industrial Revolution. You'll learn how this iconic industrialist amassed great wealth and influence, he formed his massive railroad empire, sparked the rise of the modern firm and management hierarchies, and came to epitomize the idea of the self-made individual.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language
In English
Subject
Economic development.
History, Modern.
Genre/Form
Education films.
Added Author
J. Harreld, Donald,
The Great Courses (Firm),
Kanopy (Firm),
Music No.
6670942 Kanopy