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  • Edition: 00
  • Format: Trade Paper
  • Copyright: 04/17/2012
  • Publisher: W W NORTON

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This original, deeplyresearched history shows the transcontinentals to be pivotal actors in themaking of modern America. But the triumphal myths of the golden spike, robberbarons larger than life, and an innovative capitalism all die here. Instead wehave a new vision of the Gilded Age, often darkly funny, that shows history tobe rooted in failure as well as success.

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