The FinancierBook - 2008
America in its most gaudy, greedy, and ruthless era forms the setting of this novel first published in 1912. Relates the love affairs and business career of Frank Cowperwood, a Philadelphia financier, whose successive shady enterprises finally lead to his arrest and conviction for embezzlement. Based on the life of Charles T. Yerkes.
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 2008.
Branch Call Number: FIC Dreis
Characteristics: 505 pages