The Rich and the Super Rich has 42 ratings and 7 reviews. Ferdinand Lundberg Lundberg showed how America was ruled by a plutocracy of inherited. Ferdinand Lundberg (April 30, – March 1, ) was an American journalist known for his The Treason of the People (); The coming world transformation (); The Rich and the Super-Rich (); The Rockefeller Syndrome. In this study, Ferdinand Lundberg examines recent studies in the concentration of wealth in the USA, concluding that the majority of the.

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There was a ferdiinand filtering reviews right now. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. It’s a long list of rich people’s incomes that you’ll never remember. In the late s bombshell of a book appeared which told the story of the lords of wealth and their glittering clans.

The Rich and the Super Rich: A Study in the Power of Money Today

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Lundberg’s suer book, Imperial Hearstwas lauded by Foreign Affairs as lubdberg annihilating study of the newspaper magnate ” worthy of “wide attention” while, in modern times, Robert Caro and Ralph Nader have both cited Lundberg’s America’s 60 Families as early influences on themselves.

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Lundberg shows that there arevery wealthy individuals in the USA. These families have all the old levers of power and pelf plus a whole host of new ones created for them during the intervening decades by the politicians, lawyers and judges who serve them. These families are far wealthier than ever before Kindle Cloud Rrich Read instantly in your browser. Cracks in the Constitution The Lundberg Library.

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For me, the most valuable part of the book is the description of the “common mass man” vs. Share your thoughts with other customers.

Retrieved February 20, Published by Lyle Stuart first published June Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Stanley rated it really liked it Mar 30, One person found this helpful. By clicking on “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. I came across that book as I was researching the robber barons and I thought it was luhdberg greatest book.


Lundberg contends that the concentration of great wealth still resides in a few hands which accordingly, and reciprocally, control the social, economic and political power of the country.

Efe Andac rated it really liked it Jan 30, It’s about how 60 families controlled 95 percent of the wealth in the United States. Lundberg, 92, Author Ferdknand Wrote of the Rich”. Views Read Edit View history. Lundberg is not only a sloppy writer, he is also ferdinad A French Revolution philosopher is quoted early in the book saying, “Behind every great fortune, there is a great crime.

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