Stephen Girard: The Life and Times of America's First Tycoon
[Maritime History]

By: Wilson, George

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French sea captain Stephen Girard was down on his luck when he sailed into the port of Philadelphia in 1776; at the time of his death in 1831 he was the country's wealthiest citizen, and had played a decisive behind-the-scenes role in the life of the young nation.


Unread, Unopened. First Edition, First Printing. Only flaw is an embossed stamp of previous owner on the title page.
8vo; 400 pages with chapter notes, bibliography and index.

Title: Stephen Girard: The Life and Times of America's First Tycoon
[Maritime History]

Author Name: Wilson, George

Categories: HISTORY, Maritime History, Biography / Autobiography / Memoir,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Publisher: USA:, Combined Books,: 1996.

ISBN Number: 093828956x

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket

Size: 8vo; 400 pages with chapter notes, bibliography an

lb: 2.00 lb

Seller ID: 008422

Keywords: Biographies & Memoirs; Regional U.S.; Mid Atlantic; Maritime history,