John D. Rockefeller: Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

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This title examines the remarkable life of John D. Rockefeller. Readers will learn about Rockefeller’s family background, childhood, education, groundbreaking work in the American oil industry, and legacy of philanthropy. Color photos and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text. Features include a table of contents, timeline, facts, additional resources, Web sites, a glossary, a bibliography, and an index. Essential Lives is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
BISACS JNF007020, JNF010000, JNF053200
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, History
Copyright 2011
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2011-01-01
ISBN 9781617147845, 9781617840708
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 338.7
Graphics 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Accelerated Reader® Quiz NOT AR
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
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Essential Lives Set 6 – Horn Book Guide

Sensational life experiences are handled in a refreshingly matter-of-fact way.

John D. Rockefeller (Essential Lives) – School Library Journal

Readers will also get a short history of American oil development in this story of one of the 19th century’s best-known “robber barons.” Plenty of sidebars and well-chosen photographs break up the text.

Author: Susan E. Hamen