Autobiography Of Andrew Carnegie

Author: Andrew Carnegie
Publisher: tredition
ISBN: 3847210181
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Andrew Carnegie

Author: Scott Gillam
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 9781604535211
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Examines the life and career of Andrew Carnegie, the Scottish immigrant who made his fortune in the steel industry and used much of it for philanthropic causes.

Andrew Carnegie

Author: Laura Bufano Edge
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 9780822549659
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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.

The Autobiography Of Andrew Carnegie

Author: Andrew Carnegie
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781544700571
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Andrew Carnegie ( November 25, 1835 - August 11, 1919) was a Scottish American industrialist who led the expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century, and is often identified as one of the richest people and Americans ever. He built a leadership role as a philanthropist for the United States and the British Empire. During the last 18 years of his life, he gave away to charities, foundations, and universities about $350 million (in 2015 share of GDP, $78.6 billion) - almost 90 percent of his fortune. His 1889 article proclaiming "The Gospel of Wealth" called on the rich to use their wealth to improve society, and it stimulated a wave of philanthropy.

James Watt

Author: Andrew Carnegie
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3864030048
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Life and works of the famous maker of the steam-engine. Originally released in 1905.

The Autobiography Of Andrew Carnegie And His Essay

Author: Andrew Carnegie
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486496376
Size: 71.57 MB
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One of the earliest memoirs of an American capitalist, this 1920 volume recounts an immigrant's rise from clerk to captain of industry and steel magnate. Includes Carnegie's treatise on his philanthropic views.

Andrew Carnegie

Author: David Nasaw
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780143112440
Size: 22.24 MB
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Chronicles the life of the iconic business titan from his modest upbringing in mid-1800s Scotland through his rise to one of the world's richest men, offering insight into his work as a peace advocate and his motivations for giving away most of his fortune.

Andrew Carnegie

Author: Dana Meachen Rau
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9780756518530
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Discusses the life of the self-made millionaire who made his fortune in the steel industry and is remembered for his generous donations that built libraries, universities, and research facilities.