Business (1-Apr-1834 6-Jan-1872)
SUBJECT OF BOOKS
Kenneth D. Ackerman. The Gold Ring: Jim Fisk, Jay Gould, and Black Friday, 1869. New York: Dodd, Mead. 1988. 340pp.
H. W. Brands. The Murder of Jim Fisk for the Love of Josie Mansfield. New York: Anchor Book. 2011. 206pp.
Robert H. Fuller. Jubilee Jim: The Life of Colonel James Fisk, Jr.. New York: Macmillan. 1928. 566pp.
John Steele Gordon. The Scarlet Woman of Wall Street: Jay Gould, Jim Fisk, Cornelius Vanderbilt, the Erie Railway Wars and the Birth of Wall Street. New York, NY: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1988. 421pp.
W. A. Swanberg. Jim Fisk: The Career of an Improbable Rascal. New York: Scribner's. 1959. 310pp.
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- Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition
- Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.370)
- Webster's American Biographies (p.346)
- Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.238)
- Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.295)
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