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The Resource Appetite for America : how visionary businessman Fred Harvey built a railroad hospitality empire that civilized the Wild West, Stephen Fried

Appetite for America : how visionary businessman Fred Harvey built a railroad hospitality empire that civilized the Wild West, Stephen Fried

Label
Appetite for America : how visionary businessman Fred Harvey built a railroad hospitality empire that civilized the Wild West
Title
Appetite for America
Title remainder
how visionary businessman Fred Harvey built a railroad hospitality empire that civilized the Wild West
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Fried
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of the nineteenth-century entrepreneur who established a national chain of restaurants, hotels, and bookstores patronizing railroad passengers, in an account that reveals his role in shaping culture and labor
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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354862
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Fried, Stephen
Dewey number
  • 647.95092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Harvey, Fred
  • Restaurateurs
  • Fred Harvey (Firm)
  • Cooking, American
  • Railroads
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how visionary businessman Fred Harvey built a railroad hospitality empire that civilized the Wild West
Label
Appetite for America : how visionary businessman Fred Harvey built a railroad hospitality empire that civilized the Wild West, Stephen Fried
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [439]-488) and index
Control code
ocn422760194
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 518 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553804379
Lccn
2009047790
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)422760194
Label
Appetite for America : how visionary businessman Fred Harvey built a railroad hospitality empire that civilized the Wild West, Stephen Fried
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [439]-488) and index
Control code
ocn422760194
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 518 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780553804379
Lccn
2009047790
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)422760194

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