Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Businessmen


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Elbert Hubbard describes the homes of authors, poets, social reformers and other prestigious people, reflecting on how their surroundings may have influenced them. These short essays are part biography and part pontification of Hubbard's opinion of the subject and their work.

In this volume he reflects on the lives of great businessmen active chiefly in England and the US. Included are Robert Owen, James Oliver, Stephen Girard, Mayer A. Rothschild, Philip D. Armour, John J. Astor, Peter Cooper, Andrew Carnegie, George Peabody, A. T. Stewart, H. H. Rogers, and James J. Hill. (Summary by Lucy Perry and Availle)
This is Volume 11 in a series of 14 books. (10 hr 0 min)

Chapters

Robert Owen, Part 1 30:04 Read by jenno
Robert Owen, Part 2 33:23 Read by jenno
James Oliver, Part 1 25:00 Read by Taylor D.
James Oliver, Part 2 24:15 Read by Taylor D.
Stephen Girard, Part 1 20:44 Read by Mario Pineda
Stephen Girard, Part 2 18:38 Read by Mario Pineda
Mayer A. Rothschild, Part 1 33:24 Read by jenno
Mayer A. Rothschild, Part 2 29:23 Read by jenno
Philip D. Armour, Part 1 27:58 Read by jenno
Philip D. Armour, Part 2 27:19 Read by jenno
John J. Astor, Part 1 20:39 Read by Kathleen Moore
John J. Astor, Part 2 26:00 Read by Kathleen Moore
Peter Cooper, Part 1 19:11 Read by Mario Pineda
Peter Cooper, Part 2 19:41 Read by Mario Pineda
Andrew Carnegie, Part 1 26:31 Read by Owlivia
Andrew Carnegie, Part 2 23:50 Read by Owlivia
George Peabody, Part 1 20:59 Read by ToddHW
George Peabody, Part 2 19:56 Read by ToddHW
A. T. Stewart 38:28 Read by Availle
H. H. Rogers, Part 1 33:57 Read by Michele Eaton
H. H. Rogers, Part 2 31:58 Read by Michele Eaton
James J. Hill, Part 1 23:58 Read by SiddhantShah
James J. Hill, Part 2 25:36 Read by eamonma