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Henry Varnum Poor

Business Editor, Analyst, and Reformer

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674732346

Publication Date: 01/01/1956

374 pages


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  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. The Editor
  • 2. The American Railroad Journal
  • 3. Initial Editorial Policies
  • 4. Representing the Railroads on Wall Street
  • 5. Warning Against Overconstruction
  • 6. Calling for Financial and Administrative Reform
  • 7. The Problem of Management
  • 8. Spokesman for the Industry
  • 9. Providing Business Information
  • 10. Wall Street and Washington
  • 11. The Manual
  • Appendix
  • Bibliographical Note
  • Notes
  • Index

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