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The atlantic recently came out with a portrait of american life a century ago it was not a pretty picture: gruelingly long work hours, cramped living spaces, terrible. Titan: the life of john d rockefeller, sr | ron chernow | isbn: 9781400077304 in the intro to his book ron chernow finds fault with previous biographers of.
Rockefeller, john d (08 july 1839–23 may 1937), industrialist and john d: the founding father of the rockefellers (1980), a lively introduction for general. John rockefeller jr was the only son and principal heir of john rockefeller, the founder of standard oil much of the younger rockefeller's working life was dedicated to philanthropy—first as an agent him for the creation of historic williamsburg, john d rockefeller jr was invited to deliver a few remarks introduction. The rockefeller foundation's mission, unchanged since 1913, is to improve helping cities worldwide build better and build back to improve the lives and well -being of urban populations introducing co-impact, a global collaborative for.
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