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Gerber, Robin

Overview
Works: 14 works in 42 publications in 4 languages and 3,395 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Local history  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NK4894.2.H324, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robin Gerber
Barbie and Ruth : the story of the world's most famous doll and the woman who created her by Robin Gerber( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic and redeeming story of how one visionary woman, Ruth Handler, built the biggest toy company in the world and created a global icon
Dead center : Clinton-Gore leadership and the perils of moderation by James MacGregor Burns( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors examine "the leadership style of Bill Clinton and [offer] a forceful challenge to the strategy of centrism."--Jacket
Leadership the Eleanor Roosevelt way : timeless strategies from the first lady of courage by Robin Gerber( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleanor Roosevelt's remarkable ability to confront and successfully overcome hurdles--be they political, personal or social--made her one of the greatest leaders of the past century, if not of all time. A veritable road map to heroic living, the author examines the former first lady's leadership development from her earliest years as a young woman faced with many obstacles through her enormously productive and politically involved years in the White House, as a U.N. delegate and an honorary ambassador, an author, and beyond, providing women from all walks of life with a model for personal achievement
Katharine Graham : the leadership journey of an American icon by Robin Gerber( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Katharine Graham describes her childhood, takeover of "The Washington Post" after her husband's suicide, and controversial leadership decisions during her publication of the Pentagon Papers and coverage of Watergate
Eleanor vs. Ike by Robin Gerber( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this what-if novel, during the 1952 Democratic convention, Adlai Stevenson suffers a heart attack and dies on stage moments before he accepts the nomination. The popular Eleanor Roosevelt, a widow since 1945, is quickly brought in to take his place and run against Eisenhower. Her campaign rallies the support of women, unions and African-Americans, but even her own party doubts that Americans will elect a woman president, and as the campaign progresses, the Ku Klux Klan threatens to assassinate her and powerful enemies try to destroy her good name
Ba bi chuan qi : mei tai er chuang ban ren zhi ni zhuan sheng gu shi by Gebo( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic and redeeming story of how one visionary woman, Ruth Handler, built the biggest toy company in the world and created a global icon
A long way from anywhere : a history of Miles City, Montana for kids by Robin Gerber( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles City moments, 1934-1956 by Henry Selbman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Selbman was an amateur photographer and loved to go around town documenting the goings-on in Miles City. Although the films are not always technically perfect, they provide a rare glimpse into what life was like in Miles City from 1934 until 1956
At the end of the rainbow by Robin Gerber( )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Leadership the Eleanor Roosevelt way : timeless strategies from the first lady of courage by Robin Gerber( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Successful women : Outside/In Cosmetics was founded when owner was looking for natural makeup products that did not use animal testing ; The Barbie doll was created by Ruth Handler in response to fill a void in the doll market for young girls in the 1950s ; Due to Hindu cultural beliefs, the leading ladies of Bollywood movies in the 1920s & 30s were Jewish actresses from Bombay( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part 2. Many of us have a love/hate relationship with Barbie. I know I do. I played with her when I was a kid, dressed her up for a day at the office or a picnic with Ken, then threw her aside as I realized she represented an impossible ideal, and one I didn't even want to attain. But the woman who made Barbie a household name has a fascinating story. Katie Britton spoke with Robin Gerber, whose book "Barbie and Ruth" tells the story of Ruth Handler, the founder of Mattel
Barbie i Ruth by Robin Gerber( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Automatismen von SW-Installationen im dezentralen UNIX-Umfeld( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xpert. Line : Praxisprojekt FHSO-Soreco( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Barbie and Ruth : the story of the world's most famous doll and the woman who created her
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Dead center : Clinton-Gore leadership and the perils of moderationLeadership the Eleanor Roosevelt way : timeless strategies from the first lady of courageKatharine Graham : the leadership journey of an American iconEleanor vs. Ike