Leading Pursuits and Leading Men: A Treatise on the Principal Trades and Manufactures of the United States, Showing the Progress, State and Prospects of Business (Classic Reprint) by Edwin Troxell Freedley (Paperback / softback, 2016)
Excerpt from Leading Pursuits and Leading Men: A Treatise on the Principal Trades and Manufactures of the United States, Showing the Progress, State and Prospects of Business The design of this work may be called fourfold; 1. To give concise historical and practical information respecting the leading pursuits of mankind, and afford hints that may aid parents or their sons in the choice of a profession. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.