Bold endeavors / Felix Rohatyn

Author(s): Rohatyn, Felix G., 1928-
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Subjects: Infrastructure (Economics)--Government policy--United States
Public works--United States
Public investments--United States
United States--Social policy--1993-
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed
Published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2009
LC Classification: H, HC
Table of Contents: Prologue 1
1. The Louisiana Purchase 7
2. The Erie Canal 23
3. The Transcontinental Railroad 49
4. The Land Grant Colleges 75
5. The Homestead Act 87
6. The Panama Canal 109
7. The Rural Electrification Administration 133
8. The Reconstruction Finance Corporation 153
9. The G.I. Bill 179
10. The Interstate Highway System 199
Epilogue 220
Author's Note 229
Acknowledgments 243
Index 245
Notes: LCCN: 2008053009
ISBN: 9781416533122
ISBN: 1416533125
Includes index
Contents: The Louisiana Purchase -- The Erie Canal -- The Transcontinental Railroad -- The Land Grant Colleges -- The Homestead Act -- The Panama Canal -- The Rural Electrification Administration -- The Reconstruction Finance Corporation -- The G.I. Bill -- The Interstate Highway System
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-242)
Physical Description: viii, 259 p. ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 294998526
ISBN/ISSN: 9781416533122
1416533125

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