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The Mars family : M & M Mars candy makers

Author: Joanne Mattern
Publisher: Edina, Minn. : ABDO Pub. Co., ©2011.
Series: Checkerboard biography library.; Food dudes.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the early lives of Frank C. Mars and his son, Forrest, the men behind Mars candies, explains how they built their business, and discusses their later lives and the other products the company sells.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Forrest Mars; Frank C Mars; Forrest Mars; Frank C Mars; Forrest Mars; Frank C Mars; Forrest Mars; Frank C Mars
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne Mattern
ISBN: 9781616135607 1616135603
OCLC Number: 645708762
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Contents: Candy king --
Trial and error --
Growing up --
Father and son --
Making money --
Torn apart --
Life in Europe --
M & M's magic --
More than candy --
Family ties --
Quiet years --
Mars today --
Timeline --
Fun Bites.
Series Title: Checkerboard biography library.; Food dudes.
Responsibility: Joanne Mattern.

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Describes the early lives of Frank C. Mars and his son, Forrest, the men behind Mars candies, explains how they built their business, and discusses their later lives and the other products the company sells.

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