The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance

Ron Chernow
802 pages
32 pages of black & white photographs
9.1 x 6 inches

In this classic work, acclaimed author Ron Chernow traces the history of four generations of the Morgan banking dynasty through turbulent times from its obscure beginnings in Victorian London to the crash of 1987 and beyond.The House of Morgan received the 1990 National Book Award for Nonfiction and was selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 Best Nonfiction Books of the Twentieth Century.