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The Andrew Carnegie reader

Author: Andrew Carnegie; Joseph Frazier Wall
Publisher: Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1992.
Series: Pittsburgh series in social and labor history.
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An anthology which aims to bring together a representative selection of Carnegie's writings which show him as a shrewd businessman, celebrated philanthropist, champion of democracy and eternal  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
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Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919.
Andrew Carnegie reader.
Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1992
(OCoLC)645823517
Named Person: Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Carnegie; Joseph Frazier Wall
ISBN: 082293700X 9780822937005 0822954648 9780822954644
OCLC Number: 24379793
Description: xvi, 325 pages : portrait ; 24 cm.
Contents: I. Prelude: The Making of the "Self-Made Man" --
1. Parents and Childhood --
2. Dunfermline and America --
3. Letters to George "Dod" Lauder --
II. Carnegie at Work, Making Money --
4. How I Served My Apprenticeship --
5. Memorandum of 1868 --
6. The Road to Business Success --
7. The Age of Steel --
8. My Experience with Railway Rates and Rebates --
9. An Employer's View of the Labor Question --
10. Results of the Labor Struggle --
11. The Homestead Strike --
III. Carnegie at Work, Giving Away Money --
12. The Gospel of Wealth According to St. Andrew --
13. Carnegie's Report on Spreading the Gospel --
IV. Carnegie at Work, Playing --
14. On books, Theater, Music, and Keeping the Sabbath --
15. Round the World --
16. Our Coaching Trip --
17. Letters from Skibo --
V. Carnegie, the Pundit --
18. Democracy: "The Republic" --
19. Capitalism: "The Bugaboo of Trusts" --
20. Populism: "The ABC of Money" --
21. Progressivism: Trusts, the Bane of America --
22. Socialism: "Individualism versus Socialism" --
23. Race Relations: "The Negro in America" --
24. Imperialism: "Distant Possessions: The Parting of the Ways" --
25. Pacifism: "'Honor'and International Arbitration" --
V. Coda: The Undoing of the Self-Made Pacifist --
26. Meeting the German Emperor.
Series Title: Pittsburgh series in social and labor history.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Joseph Frazier Wall.

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