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Meet You in Hell

Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and the Bitter Partnership That Changed America

by Les Standiford

  • 156 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Three Rivers Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: American,
  • Business,
  • Corporate & Business History - General,
  • Humanitarians,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • Biography,
  • Homestead Strike, Homestead, Pa., 1892,
  • Industrialists,
  • Steel industry and trade,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8363202M
    ISBN 101400047684
    ISBN 109781400047680
    OCLC/WorldCa71357956

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      Resplendent with tales of backroom chicanery, bankruptcy, philanthropy, and personal idiosyncrasy, "Meet You in Hell is a fitting successor to Les Standiford's masterly "Last Train to Paradise. Artfully weaving the relationship of these titans through the larger story of a young nation's economic rise, Standiford has created an extraordinary /5(K). The Five People You Meet In Heaven is a novel by Mitch Albom. It follows the life and death of a man named Eddie who is killed and sent to heaven, where he encounters five people who had a significant impact upon him while he was alive. It was published in by Hyperion and remained on the New York Times Best Seller list for 95 : Mitch Albom.

    (9) Hell from beneath is moved for thee"Hell," or Sheol, is, as elsewhere, the shadow-world, the region of the dead. Into that world the king of Babylon descends. The "dead" and the Rephaim are there, the giant-spectres, now faint and feeble (Deuteronomy ; Deuteronomy ), of departed forms of verb ("it stirreth up"), which is masculine, while the noun is . Frick's reply: "Tell him that I'll meet him in hell." It is a fitting epitaph. Set against the backdrop of the Gilded Age, a time when Horatio Alger preached the gospel of upward mobility and expansionism went hand in hand with optimism, Meet You in Hell is a classic tale of two men who embodied the best and worst of American capitalism Author: Les Standiford.


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