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The autobiography of Andrew Carnegie

Author: Andrew Carnegie
Publisher: [United States?] : Filiquarian Publishing, [2006] ©2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is a must read for those interested in the life of this important business leader, and this is a book which contains many great stories and lessons from the life of Andrew Carnegie in his own words and in his own buoyant style." -- Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Carnegie
ISBN: 1599869675 9781599869674 1599866951 9781599866956
OCLC Number: 164605218
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1920.
Description: 410 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Parents and childhood --
Dunfermline and America --
Pittsburgh and work --
Colonel Anderson and books --
The telegraph office --
Railroad service --
Superintendent of the Pennsylvania --
Civil War Period --
Bridge-building --
The iron works --
New York as headquarters --
Business negotiations --
The age of steel --
Partners, books, and travel --
Coaching trip and marriage --
Mills and the men --
The Homestead strike --
Problems of labor --
The "Gospel of wealth" --
Educational and pension funds --
The Peace Palace and Pittencrieff --
Matthew Arnold and others --
British political leaders --
Gladstone and Morley --
Herbert Spencer and his disciple --
Blaine and Harrison --
Washington diplomacy --
Hay and McKinley --
Meeting the German emperor.
Responsibility: Andrew Carnegie.

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"This book is a must read for those interested in the life of this important business leader, and this is a book which contains many great stories and lessons from the life of Andrew Carnegie in his own words and in his own buoyant style." -- Amazon.com.

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