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Andrew Carnegie: steel king and friend to libraries

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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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Grouped Work ID 87fc4def-ce6a-1050-ee14-41961ac274e2
Grouping Title andrew carnegie steel king and friend to libraries
Grouping Author kent zachary
Grouping Category book
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Last Indexed 2018-11-20 04:52:23AM

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accelerated_reader_point_value 3
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author Kent, Zachary.
author_display Kent, Zachary
display_description A biography of the Scottish immigrant who made a fortune in the steel industry and used much of it for philanthropic causes.
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isbn 9780766012127
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primary_isbn 9780766012127
publishDate 1999
record_details ils:a157660|Book|Books||English|Enslow Publishers,|c1999.|128 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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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