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Life of Jay Gould

how he made his millions ...

by Murat Halstead

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Edgewood Pub. Co. in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gould, Jay, 1836-1892.,
  • Capitalists and financiers.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Murat Halstead and J. Frank Beale, Jr.; to which are added Sketches of the great money kings of the present day more or less associated with him. By W. Fletcher Johnson
    ContributionsBeale, J. Frank, 1873-, Johnson, Willis Fletcher, 1857-1931
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275.G6 H3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 490 p.
    Number of Pages490
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24183082M
    LC Control Number17018746
    OCLC/WorldCa1979471

    The Richness of Life: A Stephen Jay Gould Reader. Book Binding:Paperback / softback. Author:Gould, Stephen Jay. Year Published:N/A. World of Books USA was founded in We want your experience with World of Books to be enjoyable and problem free. Book Of Life: stephen-jay-gould: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your /5(22).

    Stephen Jay Gould Author Biography. Stephen Jay Gould was born in and became one of the best known and most popular writers on general science matters and his own specialist field of evolutionary biology. He had his own column in Natural History magazine, for which he wrote consecutive monthly pieces under the title 'This View of Life'. He also wrote 20 books, .   The Book of Life uses an exemplary fusion of art and science to tell the story of life on earth. The text, under the editorship of Stephen Jay Gould, provides a thorough understanding of the latest research and is accompanied by paintings prepared especially for this book/5().

    Stephen Jay Gould, Author, Stephen Rose, Editor, Paul McGarr, Editor, intro. by Steven Rose, foreword by Oliver $35 (p) ISBN They are certainly the weirdest animal fossils ever found, and they could easily be - as Stephen Jay Gould argues in his extraordinary book ''Wonderful Life'' - the most important. It was not long before this lucky accident that earthly life began its copious parade.


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