Item #2372 TOWERS OF GOLD. HOW ONE JEWISH IMMIGRANT NAMED ISAIAS HELLMAN CREATED CALIFORNIA (SIGNED). Frances DINKELSPIEL.
TOWERS OF GOLD. HOW ONE JEWISH IMMIGRANT NAMED ISAIAS HELLMAN CREATED CALIFORNIA (SIGNED)
TOWERS OF GOLD. HOW ONE JEWISH IMMIGRANT NAMED ISAIAS HELLMAN CREATED CALIFORNIA (SIGNED)
TOWERS OF GOLD. HOW ONE JEWISH IMMIGRANT NAMED ISAIAS HELLMAN CREATED CALIFORNIA (SIGNED)
TOWERS OF GOLD. HOW ONE JEWISH IMMIGRANT NAMED ISAIAS HELLMAN CREATED CALIFORNIA (SIGNED)
TOWERS OF GOLD. HOW ONE JEWISH IMMIGRANT NAMED ISAIAS HELLMAN CREATED CALIFORNIA (SIGNED)

TOWERS OF GOLD. HOW ONE JEWISH IMMIGRANT NAMED ISAIAS HELLMAN CREATED CALIFORNIA (SIGNED)

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2008. First Edition. Cloth. (viii) 176 pp. SIGNED in ink by author Dinkelspiel on the dedication page. Illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated including from period photographs. Cloth; bronze spine titling. 6 1/2" x 9 1/2". Notes. Bibliography. Index. Arriving poor in California in 1859, Isaias Hellman became one of the great bankers of the American West. From the jacket: "Growing up as a young immigrant, Hellman quickly learned the use to which capital could be put, founding Los Angeles' Farmers and Merchants Bank, that city's first sucessful bank, and transforming Wells Fargo into one of the West's biggest financial institutions." The author is the great-great-grandaughter of Isaias Hellman. A Fine copy in a Fine dustjacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes, via media mail, to any United States address. Fine / Fine. Item #2372

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