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Jacob Fugger the Rich

Merchant and Banker of Augsburg, 1459-1525 (Business Biographies)

by Jacob Streider

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Published by Beard Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Business & Management,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Germany,
  • Business

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8826399M
    ISBN 101587981092
    ISBN 109781587981098
    OCLC/WorldCa611446442

    Fugger's lavish private chapel in Augsburg remains. Above the crypt his epitaph states (according to his wishes) that the deceased was "second to none in the acquisition of extraordinary wealth." Books. Crossen, Cynthia, The Rich and How They Got That Way, Crown Business, Aug 09,  · The Richest Man Who Ever Lived: The Life and Times of Jacob Fugger is his first book. Read an Excerpt. Augsburg was a textile town and Fugger’s family had grown rich buying cloth made by local weavers and selling it at fairs in Frankfurt, Cologne and over the Alps, in Venice. Fugger was youngest of seven museudelantoni.com: Simon & Schuster.

    Without their support, Fugger would have been rich but no richer than the others at the club. The fund-raising—and with it the courage to risk debtor’s prison if he couldn’t repay—explains why he went down in history by the name Jacob the Rich. Financial leverage catapulted him to the top. of results for Books: "fugger" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Free UK Delivery by Amazon. Jacob Fugger the Rich: Merchant and Banker of Augsburg, (Business Biographies) by Jacob Strieder | 1 Sep out of 5 stars 1. Paperback.

    Jacob Fugger the Rich: Jacob Strieder: Hardcover - Revised Ed.: General book. Other articles where Jakob Fugger II the Rich is discussed: Fugger family: The founding fathers: Venice, where their youngest brother, Jakob II the Rich, who had originally been destined for an ecclesiastical career, studied modern bookkeeping from on. Taking charge of the Fugger agency in Innsbruck in , he showed sound business acumen in making the firm a partner in the Tirolean.


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“The Richest Man Who Ever Lived,” by Author: Jerry Z. Muller. Jul 31,  · Jacob Fugger and the Renaissance Superrich. It is far from clear that Jacob Fugger really was “The Richest Man Who Ever Lived,” as the title of Greg Steinmetz’s new biography claims.

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Written by a journalist to introduce the most important merchant banker of the sixteenth century to North American readers, few of whom would recognize his name, the book is a careful synopsis of a rich body of Author: Martha Howell.

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Ulrich's youngest brother Jakob Fugger, born inwas to become the most famous member of the dynasty. In he married Sibylla Artzt, Grand Burgheress to Augsburg, the daughter of an eminent Grand Burgher of Augsburg (German Großbürger zu Augsburg).Capital: Weißenhorn (nominally), Imp.

City Augsburg .