Seven Iron Men: The Merritts and the Discovery of the Mesabi Range
The story of how the seven Merritt brothers discovered iron ore on the Mesabi Range.
In the tradition of great American rags-to-riches stories, Seven Iron Men weaves together the history of how the seven Merritt brothers discovered iron ore on the Mesabi Range. In 1890 they were poised to become one of the wealthiest families in America - but then they lost it all to industrialist John D. Rockefeller. Originally published in 1929.
- By: Paul de Kruif
- Format: Paperback, 241 pages
- Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
- Product ##: 9780816652624