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James J. Hill and the Opening of the Northwest (Borealis Books)

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James J. Hill (1838-1916), the Empire Builder, created a vast railroad network across the northwestern United States. In this splendid biography, Martin, the first researcher to have access to Hill's voluminous correspondence, richly portrays a man of many parts: an entrepreneur, a family man, a collector of notable French paintings, a promoter of scientific agriculture, and a booster for the Northwest.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 617-658) and index.

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ISBN:
9780873512619
Introduction:
White, W. Thomas
Author:
White, W. Thomas
Introduction by:
White, W. Thomas
Introduction:
White, W. Thomas
Author:
Martin, Albro
Author:
Martin, A.
Publisher:
Minnesota Historical Society Press
Location:
St. Paul :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Business
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Businesspeople
Subject:
Great northern railway
Subject:
Great Northern Railway (U.S.)
Subject:
Businesspeople -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
Hill, James Jerome
Subject:
Biography/Business
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Borealis Books
Series Volume:
pt. 4
Publication Date:
19910531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
702
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.5 in

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