Great Lives from History: The Incredibly Wealthy Review

“This set is an excellent resource for students of sociology, history, English, and business.”
-Booklist, 2011

“Three volumes profile 446 people (of whom 43 are women) in essays written specially for this reference. Most have not been previously profiled in the publisher's "Great Lives From History" series, and if they have, the emphasis here — on how much wealth and how they got it — is new.
-Booknews, 2011

“Summing Up: Recommended. Lower- and upper-level undergraduates; general readers.”
-CHOICE, 2011

“Researchers inquiring who the most affluent individuals are will be enlightened by this work.”
-ARBA, 2012