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The Resource Vanderbilt : the rise and fall of an American dynasty, Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe

Vanderbilt : the rise and fall of an American dynasty, Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe

Label
Vanderbilt : the rise and fall of an American dynasty
Title
Vanderbilt
Title remainder
the rise and fall of an American dynasty
Statement of responsibility
Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe
Title variation
Rise and fall of an American dynasty
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anderson Cooper chronicles the rise and fall of a legendary American dynasty--his mother's family--the Vanderbilts
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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11006203
Cataloging source
DAD
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Cooper, Anderson
Dewey number
  • 973.5092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1977-
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Howe, Katherine
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vanderbilt family
  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius
  • Vanderbilt, Cornelius
  • Vanderbilt, Gloria
  • Businessmen
  • Railroads
  • Steamboats
  • Socialites
  • Millionaires
  • Upper class
  • Upper class families
  • Rich people
  • Wealth
Target audience
adult
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the rise and fall of an American dynasty
Label
Vanderbilt : the rise and fall of an American dynasty, Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Color illustrations on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The Breakers: March 30, 2018 -- The tycoon: January 4, 1877 -- Van der Bilt: c. 1660 -- The Blatherskite and the namesake: April 2, 1882 -- Society as I have found it: October 22, 1883 -- Venetian princesses: March 26, 1883 -- American royalty: November 6, 1895 -- Failure is impossible: May 4, 1912 -- Down with the ship: May 1915 -- Standing in a cold shower, tearing up hundred-thousand-dollar bills: September 15, 1934 -- Living a Roman à Clef: November 21, 1934 -- Gloria at La Côte Basque: November 28, 1966 -- The last Vanderbilt: October 28, 1978, and June 17, 2019 -- Epilogue. Christmas Eve, 1930
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
317 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062964618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), genealogical table, color map
System control number
  • on1267472139
  • (OCoLC)1267472139
Label
Vanderbilt : the rise and fall of an American dynasty, Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe
Publication
Note
Color illustrations on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The Breakers: March 30, 2018 -- The tycoon: January 4, 1877 -- Van der Bilt: c. 1660 -- The Blatherskite and the namesake: April 2, 1882 -- Society as I have found it: October 22, 1883 -- Venetian princesses: March 26, 1883 -- American royalty: November 6, 1895 -- Failure is impossible: May 4, 1912 -- Down with the ship: May 1915 -- Standing in a cold shower, tearing up hundred-thousand-dollar bills: September 15, 1934 -- Living a Roman à Clef: November 21, 1934 -- Gloria at La Côte Basque: November 28, 1966 -- The last Vanderbilt: October 28, 1978, and June 17, 2019 -- Epilogue. Christmas Eve, 1930
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
317 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062964618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), genealogical table, color map
System control number
  • on1267472139
  • (OCoLC)1267472139

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