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The great merchants : America's foremost retail institutions and the people who made them great, Tom Mahoney & Leonard Sloane

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The great merchants : America's foremost retail institutions and the people who made them great
Title
The great merchants
Title remainder
America's foremost retail institutions and the people who made them great
Statement of responsibility
Tom Mahoney & Leonard Sloane
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mahoney, Tom
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sloane, Leonard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Retail trade
  • Merchants
  • Commerce de détail
  • Commerçants
  • Merchants
  • Retail trade
  • United States
Label
The great merchants : America's foremost retail institutions and the people who made them great, Tom Mahoney & Leonard Sloane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Peddlers to palaces: the evolution of American retailing -- The Hudson's Bay Company: resurgence of the oldest retailer -- Brooks Brothers: America's oldest men's apparel store -- Tiffany's: the most famous jewelry store -- The Singer Company: worldwide pioneer of installment selling -- Filene's: the world's largest specialty store -- F. & R. Lazarus Company: Ohio's famous department-store dynasty -- Marshall Field & Company: elegance for the Middle West -- Brentano's: "Booksellers to the world" -- R.H. Macy & Co., Inc.: the Straus family and the world's largest store -- The food giants: A & P, Safeway, and their rivals -- Rich's: "the store that married a city" -- F.W. Woolworth Co.: "world's greatest variety chain" -- Dayton's and Hudson's: the giants of Minneapolis and Detroit -- Sears, Roebuck and Co.: the world's biggest retailer -- Lane Bryant: maternity and special-size fashion pioneer -- J.C. Penney Company: from Main Street to shopping centers -- Broadway-Hale: colossus of the West -- Neiman-Marcus: the pride of Texas -- Bergdorf Goodman: opulence on the plaza -- Bullock's and I. Magnin: California's glamour pioneers -- L.L. Bean, Inc.: sporting goods by mail from Maine -- Ohrbach's, Inc.: "a business in millions, a profit in pennies" -- Webb's City: "the world's most unusual drug store" -- The discounters arrive: Korvettes, K-Mart, and their rivals -- Retailing in the future: some predictions for 2000 and later
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Updated and enl. ed.
Extent
xi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780060127398
Lccn
73014065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)714179
Label
The great merchants : America's foremost retail institutions and the people who made them great, Tom Mahoney & Leonard Sloane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Peddlers to palaces: the evolution of American retailing -- The Hudson's Bay Company: resurgence of the oldest retailer -- Brooks Brothers: America's oldest men's apparel store -- Tiffany's: the most famous jewelry store -- The Singer Company: worldwide pioneer of installment selling -- Filene's: the world's largest specialty store -- F. & R. Lazarus Company: Ohio's famous department-store dynasty -- Marshall Field & Company: elegance for the Middle West -- Brentano's: "Booksellers to the world" -- R.H. Macy & Co., Inc.: the Straus family and the world's largest store -- The food giants: A & P, Safeway, and their rivals -- Rich's: "the store that married a city" -- F.W. Woolworth Co.: "world's greatest variety chain" -- Dayton's and Hudson's: the giants of Minneapolis and Detroit -- Sears, Roebuck and Co.: the world's biggest retailer -- Lane Bryant: maternity and special-size fashion pioneer -- J.C. Penney Company: from Main Street to shopping centers -- Broadway-Hale: colossus of the West -- Neiman-Marcus: the pride of Texas -- Bergdorf Goodman: opulence on the plaza -- Bullock's and I. Magnin: California's glamour pioneers -- L.L. Bean, Inc.: sporting goods by mail from Maine -- Ohrbach's, Inc.: "a business in millions, a profit in pennies" -- Webb's City: "the world's most unusual drug store" -- The discounters arrive: Korvettes, K-Mart, and their rivals -- Retailing in the future: some predictions for 2000 and later
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Updated and enl. ed.
Extent
xi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780060127398
Lccn
73014065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)714179

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