Social Studies 8R - HELP!

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Why do you think some people called Vanderbilt Robber Baron?

to be honest with you I HAVE NO IDEA???

please help me!!!!

  1. Ms. Sue

    Vanderbilt used unethical tactics to run his railroads. In a sense he stole from his workers and customers.

  2. Laruen

    Thank You! :)

  3. Ms. Sue

    You're welcome.

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