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The Resource When the Astors owned New York : blue bloods and grand hotels in a Gilded Age, Justin Kaplan

When the Astors owned New York : blue bloods and grand hotels in a Gilded Age, Justin Kaplan

Label
When the Astors owned New York : blue bloods and grand hotels in a Gilded Age
Title
When the Astors owned New York
Title remainder
blue bloods and grand hotels in a Gilded Age
Statement of responsibility
Justin Kaplan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the lives of cousins William Waldorf Astor and John Jacob Astor IV, rivals who pursued separate ambitions, built the original Waldorf-Astoria hotel, and influenced social behavior before John Jacob perished aboard the Titanic
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
647.9409747/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX941.W33
LC item number
K39 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
When the Astors owned New York : blue bloods and grand hotels in a Gilded Age, Justin Kaplan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house of Astor -- Town topics -- Inventor and novelist -- Palaces for the people -- "A new thing under the sun" -- After the ball was over -- Aladdin -- "Mine! All mine!" -- Baron Astor of Hever Castle -- End of the line
Control code
ocm62302614
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 196 pages
Isbn
9780670037698
Lccn
2005057471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)62302614
Label
When the Astors owned New York : blue bloods and grand hotels in a Gilded Age, Justin Kaplan
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house of Astor -- Town topics -- Inventor and novelist -- Palaces for the people -- "A new thing under the sun" -- After the ball was over -- Aladdin -- "Mine! All mine!" -- Baron Astor of Hever Castle -- End of the line
Control code
ocm62302614
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 196 pages
Isbn
9780670037698
Lccn
2005057471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)62302614

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