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Jim Fisk: The Career of an Improbable Rascal
Jim Fisk The Career of an Improbable Rascal
Author: W.W Swanberg
From the gaudy 1860s Jim Fisk stands out as the most brazen financial buccaneer of them all. Short, rotund, merry and utterly shameless, Fisk contrived with Jay Gould and Daniel drew to cheat Vanderbilt out of contro of the Erie Railroad. Fisk went on to serve as Gould's confederate in the unholy plot to corner the gold market, bringing Black Fr...  more »
ISBN: 256076
Publication Date: 1959
Pages: 310
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Book Type: Hardcover
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