The Triumph of Conservatism: A Reinterpretation of American History, 1900-1916

A substantially new interpretation of the revolutionary period which argues that enterprise leaders, and not the reformers, encouraged the era’s laws relating to business.

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Nine rate upkeep during periods of prosperity was once a simple activity, and ",nve for a small decline in 1904, metal output elevated progressively via 1907. The formation of U. S. metal had now not affected costs a result of company's wish to not allure new rivals, and liming the increase of 1906-1907 the common cost of metal used to be reduce Ihlln it have been in the course of the growth of 1901-1902. In overdue 1907, how­ Ilver, the marketplace for metal begun declining. In 1908, metal output used to be forty in keeping with cent lower than in 1907, and U. S. metal confronted its first actual try of "hull enterprise stipulations. " On November 21, 1907, forty-nine metal leaders met at Ih~' Waldorf-Astoria in manhattan to take part within the first of what have been quickly dubbed the "Gary Dinners. " Gary not just invited the metal ItIl'n, besides the fact that; he additionally notified the metal exchange journals, the dep. til' Justice, the dep. of trade, and the newspapers. Gary wus

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