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The Resource Andrew Carnegie : industrial philanthropist, Laura B. Edge

Andrew Carnegie : industrial philanthropist, Laura B. Edge

Label
Andrew Carnegie : industrial philanthropist
Title
Andrew Carnegie
Title remainder
industrial philanthropist
Statement of responsibility
Laura B. Edge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the rags-to-riches tale of a Scottish immigrant who used most of the millions he earned as a steel tycoon to set up a fund for the advancement of science, education, and peace
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edge, Laura Bufano
Dewey number
936.2/19
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Lerner biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carnegie, Andrew
  • Industrialists
  • Philanthropists
  • Carnegie, Andrew
  • Industrialists
  • Philanthropists
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Andrew Carnegie : industrial philanthropist, Laura B. Edge
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 121-123) and index
Contents
Triumphant return -- Simple beginnings -- Climbing the ladder -- The goose that laid the golden egg -- Railroads and war -- A little of this, a little of that -- A moral tug of war -- Choosing a specialty -- Building an empire -- The star-spangled Scotchman -- War at homestead -- The richest man in the world -- Scientific philanthropy -- Ambassador for peace -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Major Carnegie institutions and structures
Control code
BK0004128591
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780822549659
Lccn
2002152936
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Andrew Carnegie : industrial philanthropist, Laura B. Edge
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 121-123) and index
Contents
Triumphant return -- Simple beginnings -- Climbing the ladder -- The goose that laid the golden egg -- Railroads and war -- A little of this, a little of that -- A moral tug of war -- Choosing a specialty -- Building an empire -- The star-spangled Scotchman -- War at homestead -- The richest man in the world -- Scientific philanthropy -- Ambassador for peace -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Major Carnegie institutions and structures
Control code
BK0004128591
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780822549659
Lccn
2002152936
Other physical details
ill.
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