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Andrew Carnegie and the steel industry

Author: Kristen Rajczak Nelson
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2017.
Series: Great entrepreneurs in U.S. history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and achievements of Andrew Carnegie, the Scottish immigrant who made his fortune in the steel industry and used much of it for philanthropic causes.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Biographies
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie; Andrew Carnegie
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kristen Rajczak Nelson
ISBN: 9781499421156 149942115X 9781499421170 1499421176 1499421168 9781499421163
OCLC Number: 950202536
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Contents: A historic life --
Industrial beginnings --
To the United States! --
A working boy --
Self-schooled --
War interrupts --
Iron and industry --
Man of steel --
Making money --
The gospel of wealth --
The buyout --
Giving it all away --
A legacy.
Series Title: Great entrepreneurs in U.S. history.
Responsibility: Kristen Rajczak Nelson.

Abstract:

Examines the life and achievements of Andrew Carnegie, the Scottish immigrant who made his fortune in the steel industry and used much of it for philanthropic causes.

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