Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - City Bankers, 1890-1914 by Youssef Cassis

City Bankers, 1890-1914 is a major contribution to a controversial area of economic history and to the debate about the nature of British society in the late Victorian and Edwardian eras. Translated here into English for the first time, it provides a detailed analysis of the banking community of London between 1890 and 1914 when the City of London was the undisputed financial centre of the world. Attention is paid to the social origins, education, careers , business interests and fortunes of its members, to the networks of relationships of its most important dynasties, as well as to the political influence of the world of banking. The analysis is based on a sample of 460 bankers at the heart of international finance and the author has used a wide range of banking archives and private papers. Business historians and economists will welcome this comprehensive study of a most important group of capitalists at the junction of the business world and aristocratic society in the Edwardian age.

Buy City Bankers, 1890-1914 by Youssef Cassis from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521441889
ISBN-10: 0521441889
Format: Hardback
(228mm x 152mm x 24mm)
Pages: 368
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 15-Sep-1994
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - City Bankers, 1890-1914 by Youssef Cassis

Book Reviews - City Bankers, 1890-1914 by Youssef Cassis

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about City Bankers, 1890-1914 book by Youssef Cassis and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Youssef Cassis

Infrastructure Finance in Europe by Youssef Cassis
Hardback, January 2016
$145.76
Private Banking in Europe by Youssef Cassis
Hardback, August 2015
$107.06