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Gilded Age
Mark Twain at the turn of the 20th Century coined the phrase Gilded Age. It described the Industrial Revolution with a society in which the influence of the farming declined and the power of wealth industrialist (called Robber Barons expanded). The Robber Barons became wealthier and the working class saw their fortunes and social positions decline. Labor Unions by using boycotts, strikes and legislation rapidly grew in power and influence.
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The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today by Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner

The Gilded Age: Perspectives on the Origins of Modern America

by Charles William Calhoun

The Gilded Age: A Tale of To-day, Volume 2

 by Mark Twain, Charles Dudley Warner

Historical Dictionary of the Gilded Age

edited by Leonard C. Schlup, James Gilbert Ryan

The Gilded Age & Progressive Era: A Student Companion

by E. I Perry, K M Smith

The Robber Barons: The Great American Capitalists, 1861-1901

by Matthew Josephson
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