Robert Sobel was a financial historian and Lawrence Stressin Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Business History at Hofstra University and the author of numerous books on finance, including IBM: Colossus in Transition and The Pursuit of Wealth. He died in June 1999.
The Great Boom 1950-2000
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
In The Great Boom, historian Robert Sobel tells the fascinating story of the last 50 years when American entrepreneurs, visionaries, and ordinary citizens transformed our depression and war-exhausted...