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Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie

Andrew Carnegie

Auckland : The Floating Press 1920

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  • Title:
    Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie
  • Author: Andrew Carnegie
  • Subjects: Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 -- Biography; Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919; Industrialists -- United States -- Biography; Philanthropists -- United States -- Biography; History & Archaeology; Biography - General; Electronic books
  • Contents: Title; Contents; Preface; Editor's Note; Chapter I Parents and Childhood; Chapter II Dunfermline and America; Chapter III Pittsburgh and Work; Chapter IV Colonel Anderson and Books; Chapter V The Telegraph Office; Chapter VI Railroad Service; Chapter VII Superintendent of the Pennsylvania; Chapter VIII Civil War Period; Chapter IX Bridge-Building; Chapter X The Iron Works; Chapter XI New York as Headquarters; Chapter XII Business Negotiations; Chapter XIII The Age of Steel; Chapter XIV Partners, Books, and Travel; Chapter XV Coaching Trip and Marriage; Chapter XVI Mills and the Men
    Chapter XVII The Homestead StrikeChapter XVIII Problems of Labor; Chapter XIX The ""Gospel of Wealth""; Chapter XX Educational and Pension Funds; Chapter XXI The Peace Palace and Pittencrieff; Chapter XXII Mathew Arnold and Others; Chapter XXIII British Political Leaders; Chapter XXIV Gladstone and Morley; Chapter XXV Herbert Spencer and His Disciple; Chapter XXVI Blaine and Harrison; Chapter XXVII Washington Diplomacy; Chapter XXVIII Hay and Mckinley; Chapter XXIX Meeting the German Emperor; Bibliography; Endnotes
    The industrialist, businessman, and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie (1835 - 1919) established a gospel of wealth that can be neither ignored nor forgotten, and set a pace in distribution that succeeding millionaires have followed as a precedent. In the course of his career he became a nation-builder, a leader in thought, a writer, a speaker, the friend of workmen, schoolmen, and statesmen, the associate of both the lowly and the lofty. But these were merely interesting happenings in...
    Description based upon print version of record.
  • Publisher: Auckland : The Floating Press
  • Creation Date: 1920
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (533 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1-77556-597-1
  • Source: 01GALI USG ALMA
  • OCLC Number: 630531988
  • NZ MMS ID: 9913746765702931

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