New Reference Book: The Incredibly Wealthy

By - Research & Instruction Librarian May 29th, 2012

The Incredibly Wealthy edited by Howard Bromberg, Salem, 2011.

Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 305.5 B78i

This three volume set presents over 440 biographical reference articles about  incredibly wealthy people from around the globe from the deep past to the current day.  Incredibly wealthy is defined as “…men and women who were or are among the wealthiest people at the time in which they lived” (vii).

The library has purchased the digital version of this book, available within the Salem History Reference Collection.  If off the grounds, please visit vpn.sps.edu and login using your SPS username & password to access any/all of the library’s digital collections.

Examples:

  • Agamemmnon
  • Eighteenth Duchess of Alba
  • Marjorie Merriweather Post
  • David Sassoon
  • Wilhelmina

Helpful for: History, Humanities, Gender Studies, Economics

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