Vanderbilts story is indeed epic and so is the first tycoon stiles is a perceptive and witty writer with a remarkable ability to paint a picture of the america in which vanderbilt lived. Listening to the first tycoon the epic life of cornelius vanderbilt by t j stiles although rife with interesting moments was made at times confusing and overwhelming by its far too excruciating attention to minor details. The first tycoon the epic life of cornelius vanderbilt by t j stiles a gripping groundbreaking biography of the combative man whose genius and force of will created modern capitalism founder of a dynasty builder of the original grand central creator of an impossibly vast fortune cornelius commodore vanderbilt is an american icon. Vanderbilts story is indeed epic and so is the first tycoon in 736 pages stiles exhaustively catalogs the strategies of the brute and brilliant force that was vanderbilt. In the first tycoon stiles offers the first complete authoritative biography of this titan and the first comprehensive account of the commodores personal life it is a sweeping fast moving epic and a complex portrait of the great man
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