Andrew Carnegie and the Rise of Big Business

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Pearson Longman, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 230 pages
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In this biography, author and scholar Harold C. Livesay examines the life and legacy of Andrew Carnegie, one of the greatest captains of industry and philanthropists in the history of the United States.

Paperback, brief, and inexpensive, each of the titles in the Library of American Biography Series focuses on a figure whose actions and ideas significantly influenced the course of American history and national life. In addition, each biography relates the life of its subject to the broader themes and developments of the times.

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More of book on the fine art of business than a bio but easy reading. Read full review

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THIS IS NOT A BIOGRAPHY - it's an explanation of how big business worked. Very dry. Read full review

Contents

In Search of a Dream
1
The Climb Begins
15
The Apprentice Manager
33
Copyright

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Texas A & M University

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