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Selected secondary sources for the history of the Vienna banking house

Research into the early history of the House of Rothschild has to rely principally on external and state archives. Such sources have formed the basis of the useful secondary sources below, which are available in the Reading Room of The Rothschild Archive:

Meyer Amschel Rothschild. Der Grunder des Rothschildschen Bankhauses, Christian W. Berghoeffer (published in German, Engelbert & Schlosser, Frankfurt-am-Main: 1923)

I. The Rise of the House of Rothschild, Count E.C. Corti (Leipzig, 1927); reprinted, translated from the original German by Brian and Beatrix Lunn, (Victor Gollancz, London, 1928), reprinted (Gordon Press, New York, 1974)

II. The Reign of the House of Rothschild, Count E.C. Corti (Leipzig, 1927); reprinted, translated from the original German by Brian and Beatrix Lunn, (Victor Gollancz, London, 1928), reprinted (Gordon Press, New York, 1974)

Rothschild: a story of wealth and power, Derek Wilson (London: Andre Deutsch, 1988) 

The World's Banker: the history of the house of Rothschild, Niall Ferguson (London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1998)