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Andrew Carnegie : prince of steel

Author: Rick Davis, producer.Jack PerkinsBob Jaffe, (Producer)Jaffe Productions.Hearst Entertainment (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : A & E Home Video : Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the life of Andrew Carnegie, who went from being a poor Scottish immigrant to a fabled man of wealth. Carnegie built a fortune by amassing stock in the growth industries of trains and steel, then started sharing it. Today libraries, concert halls, and universities across the United States have benefitted from his philanthropy.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Davis, producer.; Jack Perkins; Bob Jaffe, (Producer); Jaffe Productions.; Hearst Entertainment (Firm); Arts and Entertainment Network.; A & E Home Video (Firm); New Video Group.; Dereck Luff Music.
ISBN: 1565017412 9781565017412
OCLC Number: 52767478
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1995 as a segment of the television program: Biography.
Copyright date on container art and design: 1996.
Credits: Editor, David C. Maguire; music, Dereck Luff Music; executive producer, Bob Jaffe.
Performer(s): Host, narrator: Jack Perkins.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Prince of steel
Biography (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by Rick Davis ; Jaffe Productions in association with Hearst Entertainment Television for A & E Network.

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Traces the life of Andrew Carnegie, who went from being a poor Scottish immigrant to a fabled man of wealth. Carnegie built a fortune by amassing stock in the growth industries of trains and steel, then started sharing it. Today libraries, concert halls, and universities across the United States have benefitted from his philanthropy.

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