Book Discussion on Meet You in Hell: Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick

Les Standiford talked about his book Meet You in Hell: Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and the Bitter Partnership That Transformed… read more

Les Standiford talked about his book Meet You in Hell: Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and the Bitter Partnership That Transformed America, published by Crown. He recounted the details of the Carnegie-Frick alliance, describing both Andrew Carnegie and Henry Clay Frick as former children of poverty who turned into steel industry business tycoons. Mr. Standiford also detailed the Homestead steel strike of 1892. He described it not only as the bloodiest conflict between management and labor in U.S. history, but also the end of a friendship. He responded to questions and comments submitted by members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Meet You in Hell: Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 2, 2005
Last Aired:
Jan 8, 2006

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  • Jul 02, 2005 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 05, 2005 | 6:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2005 | 7:07pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2006 | 1:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
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