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Titan

The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

Ron Chernow

John D. Rockefeller, Sr.--history's first billionaire and the patriarch of America's most famous dynasty--is an icon whose true nature has eluded three generations of historians. Now Ron Chernow, the National Book Award-winning biographer of the Morgan and Warburg banking families, gives us a history of the mogul "etched with uncommon objectivity a...
Publish Date
2004-03-30T00:00:00.000Z
2004-03-30T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1998
Goodreads rating
4.11
ISBN
9781400077304
Recommendations
7
Recommendations
2020-11-26T19:19:00.000Z
@phoenixvalue Fantastic book      source
I found Rockefeller to be strangely stoic, incredibly resilient, and, despite his reputation as a robber baron, humble and compassionate.      source
2020-08-23T06:14:12.000Z
I strongly recommend all of these books, actually      source
2021-01-22T15:45:16.000Z
This was a good book. Finished it the other week. Titan.      source
2019-11-24T22:02:42.000Z
@Sociopathlete Great book      source
2021-02-15T20:33:56.000Z
So you have the Jeff Bezos of his era being absolutely hammered by one of the first investigative journalists. I'd recommend reading/listening to Titan. But I'd love to see it on screen. Make it happen @Netflix.      source
1999-01-19T00:00:00.000Z
One of the best business biographies I have ever read. It's a very interesting family story too. That is just a wonderful wonderful book and I don't know anybody who's read it and hasn't enjoyed it.      source