Financial History Issue 116 (Winter 2016) - Page 40

BOOK REVIEW  BY ROBERT E. WRIGHT Prince of Darkness: The Untold Story of Jeremiah G. Hamilton, Wall Street’s First Black Millionaire By Shane White St. Martin’s Press, 2015 317 pages, $27.99 Virtually unknown to historians of any stripe, Jeremia ˈ[Z[ۈY[