Andrew Carnegie: steel king and friend to libraries

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Publisher:
Enslow Publishers,
Pub. Date:
c1999.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.5 - AR Pts: 3
Description
Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish immigrant who rose from humble roots to become one of the most powerful and wealthy businessmen in the United States, with a steel empire that dwarfed all its competitors. Highlighting Carnegie's determination to succeed, author Zachary Kent shows how Carnegie, after becoming one of the wealthiest men in the world, gave away most of his fortune to philanthropic causes, building libraries and such famous landmarks as Carnegie Hall in New York City.
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ISBN:
9780766012127
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.5, 3 Points
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Grouping Title andrew carnegie steel king and friend to libraries
Grouping Author kent zachary
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2017-09-26 04:52:48AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-22 06:37:30AM

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subject_facet Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919, Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919 -- Juvenile literature, Industrialists -- Juvenile literature, Industrialists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Philanthropists -- Juvenile literature, Philanthropists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Steel industry and trade -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Andrew Carnegie : steel king and friend to libraries
title_full Andrew Carnegie : steel king and friend to libraries / Zachary Kent
title_short Andrew Carnegie :
title_sub steel king and friend to libraries
topic_facet Carnegie, Andrew, History, Industrialists, Philanthropists, Steel industry and trade