Biographies of the New World Power More: Rutherford B. Hayes, Thomas Alva Edison, Margaret Sanger, and, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615307222
  • ISBN-13: 9781615307227
  • DDC: 920.073
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Following the end of the American Civil War, the country’s landscape transformed dramatically as it experienced economic growth, saw the emergence of various progressive social movements, and engaged as never before in international affairs. The drivers of these changes included presidents, political and business leaders, social activists, inventors, writers, and artists. This engaging volume examines the lives of many of the noteworthy individuals of the time—including Andrew Carnegie, Susan B. Anthony, and Theodore Roosevelt—and the lasting influence they have had over time.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Hayes, Rutherford B..
2: Edison, Thomas Alva.
3: Arthur, Chester A..
4: Gould, Jay.
5: Rockefeller, John D..
6: Carnegie, Andrew.
7: Gompers, Samuel.
8: Addams, Jane.
9: Riis, Jacob.
10: Muir, John.
11: Twain, Mark.
12: James, Henry.
13: Howells, William Dean.
14: Wharton, Edith.
15: Eakins, Thomas.
16: Cleveland, Grover.
17: Wells-Barnett, Ida B..
18: Anthony, Susan B..
19: Ford, Henry.
20: McKinley, William.
21: Bryan, William Jennings.
22: Hearst, William Randolph.
23: Washington, Booker T..
24: Du Bois, W. E. B..
25: Roosevelt, Theodore.
26: Taft, William Howard.
27: Debs, Eugene V..
28: Dreiser, Theodore.
29: Sinclair, Upton.
30: Tarbell, Ida M..
31: Goldman, Emma.
32: Sanger, Margaret.
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