The Last Partnerships: Inside the Great Wall Street Money Dynasties

Paperback | January 15, 2003

byCharles R Geisst

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Selected as one of the Top 10 Business Books by "Booklist

""The Last Partnerships "is an enormously enjoyable read."--United Press International

"The Last Partnerships narrates the rise and fall of the great financial houses--from the "Yankee Bankers" at the turn of the 19th century, up to Goldman Sachs's historic IPO in 1999-- tracing their origins, their successes and failures over the years, and the reasons for their ultimate demise.

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Selected as one of the Top 10 Business Books by "Booklist""The Last Partnerships "is an enormously enjoyable read."--United Press International"The Last Partnerships narrates the rise and fall of the great financial houses--from the "Yankee Bankers" at the turn of the 19th century, up to Goldman Sachs's historic IPO in 1999-- tracing t...

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The First Behind-the-Scenes Account of the Rise and Fall of Wall Street's Family Financial EmpiresMorgan Stanley ... Goldman Sachs ... Kidder Peabody ... Lehman Brothers ... These firms lay America's financial foundations and fueled her grandiose dreams. Through a combination of financial genius, political muscle, and old-world tenacit...

Charles R. Geisst, professor of finance at Manhattan College, is the author of ten books including Wall Street: A History (1997) which was a New York Times Business Bestseller, selection of the History Book Club and the Book of the Month Club, and on the Canadian Business Bestseller list. In addition, Mr. Geisst is being considered as ...

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Format:PaperbackPublished:January 15, 2003Publisher:McGraw-HillLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071413170

ISBN - 13:9780071413176

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