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Entrepreneurs

Krista McLuskey

Published February 1st 1999
ISBN : 9780778700340
Paperback
48 pages
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Women in Profile series celebrates remarkable twentieth-century women who have made significant achievements in a wide variety of fields. Each book in this series of twelve titles features: -- six major profiles of women from different continents,MoreWomen in Profile series celebrates remarkable twentieth-century women who have made significant achievements in a wide variety of fields. Each book in this series of twelve titles features: -- six major profiles of women from different continents, cultures, religions, and time periods -- a dozen other distinguished women briefly highlighted to encourage further investigation -- glossary, index, and a suggested reading list for further exploration -- colorful photographs that highlight key events and accomplishments -- interesting information about events and ideas that were influential in their era Entrepreneurs chronicles the fascinating lives and achievements of successful female businesswomen around the world. Topics featured include Malaysia, orphanages, the first moving film, Broadway, animal testing, the stock market, marketing, the invention of the watch, and much more. Major profiles in this book include: -- Coco Chanel - fashion designer -- Martha Stewart - founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia -- Mary Pickford - co-founder of United Artists Corporation -- Jannie Tay - founder of The Hour Glass Ltd. -- Anita Roddick - founder of The Body Shop -- Oprah Winfrey - talk show host and producer -- plus brief highlights of a dozen other women