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Six Days in October: The Stock Market Crash of 1929: A Wall Street Journal Book for Children
Karen Blumenthal

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2002

Over six terrifying, desperate days in October 1929, the fabulous fortune that Americans had built in stocks plunged with a fervor never seen before. At first, the drop seemed like a mistake, a mere glitch in the system. But as the decline gathered steam, so did the destruction. Over twenty-five billion dollars in individual wealth was lost, vanished gone. People watched their dreams fade before their very eyes. Investing in the stock market ...
  
  











  



  
Understanding Inequality: The Intersection of Race/Ethnicity, Class, and Gender
Barbara A. Arrighi

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007

As the age of globalization and New Media unite disparate groups of people in new ways, the continual transformation and interconnections between ethnicity, class, and gender become increasingly complex. This reader, comprised of a diverse array of sources ranging from the New York Times to the journals of leading research universities, explores these issues as systems of stratification that work to reinforce one another. Understanding ...
  
  











  



  
Grande Expectations: A Year in the Life of Starbucks' Stock
Karen Blumenthal

Crown Business, 2008

Karen Blumenthal, like most people, is mystified by the stock market. Just why is it, she wonders, that seemingly good news can send a stock plummeting and bad news can send it skyrocketing again? In Grande Expectations , she shows how money is made and lost by following one of America’s hottest growth stocks, Starbucks, through a year of rapid store openings, fancy new drinks, and clever promotions, revealing how the many players—big and ...
  
  











  



  
Mr. Sam: How Sam Walton Built Walmart and Became America's Richest Man
Karen Blumenthal

Viking Juvenile, 2011

Sam Walton grew up to become the founder of Wal-Mart, but he was born with practically nothing except a compulsive drive to win - at football, at becoming class president, at beating everyone no matter what the game. His eventual empire started as nothing more than a dingy one-room general store. He created Wal-Mart - and his massive wealth - one building at a time, one town at a time. This is not a history of his company, but the biography of ...
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different
Karen Blumenthal

Square Fish, 2012

"Your time is limited. . . . have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."--Steve Jobs   From the start, his path was never predictable. Steve Jobs was given up for adoption at birth, dropped out of college after one semester, and at the age of twenty, created Apple in his parents' garage with his friend Steve Wozniack. Then came the core and hallmark of his genius--his exacting moderation for perfection, his counterculture life ...
  
  











  



  
Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX: The Law That Changed the Future of Girls in America
Karen Blumenthal

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2005

Can girls play softball? Can girls be school crossing guards? Can girls play basketball or ice hockey or soccer? Can girls become lawyers or doctors or engineers? Of course they can... today. But just a few decades ago, opportunities for girls were far more limited, not because they weren't capable of playing or didn't want to become doctors or lawyers, but because they weren't allowed to. Then quietly, in 1972, something momentous ...
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs: Un libro inspirador para los jovenes que no estan dispuestos a renunciar a sus suenos (Steve ...
Karen Blumenthal

Alfaguara, 2012

Un libro inspirador para los JOVENES que no estan dispuestos a renunciar a sus suenos. Karen Blumenthal. AUTODIDACTA VISIONARIO GENIO INTUITIVO ICONOCLASTA DIFERENTE INVENTOR Una carrera meteorica que comenzo a los 17 anos. Un viaje a la India le sirvio para creer en si mismo. Accedio a las mejores universidades del mundo para acabar siendo autodidacta. Busco su inspiracion en las necesidades de los jovenes. "No dejeis que el ruido de las ...
  
  











  



  
The Wall Street Journal Guide to Starting Fresh: How to Leave Financial Hardships Behind and Take Control of ...
Karen Blumenthal

Crown Business, 2011

Three years after the economic meltdown began, many of us are still reeling from its devastating effects. Maybe you're among the millions of homeowners who fell behind on their mortgages or you lost your home to foreclosure. Maybe you lost your job and have struggled to find a new one, meanwhile struggling with a drastically reduced income. Or perhaps you're one of the roughly 1.5 million Americans filing each year for bankruptcy. Or maybe you ...
  
  











  



  
Bootleg: Murder, Moonshine, and the Lawless Years of Prohibition
Karen Blumenthal

Square Fish, 2013

It began with the best of intentions. Worried about the effects of alcohol on American families, mothers and civic leaders started a movement to outlaw drinking in public places. Over time, their protests, petitions, and activism paid off—when a Constitutional Amendment banning the sale and consumption of alcohol was ratified, it was hailed as the end of public drunkenness, alcoholism, and a host of other social ills related to booze. Instead, ...
  
  











  



  
The Wall Street Journal. Guide to Starting Your Financial Life
Karen Blumenthal

Three Rivers Press, 2009

Your Road to Lifelong Financial Independence It’s about time you felt empowered to better manage your money because–in tough economic times more than ever–your financial freedom depends on making smart choices. But it’s hard to know where to begin, especially when you’re just starting out. And of course, it only gets more complicated as you go through life: How do you establish good credit? Do you buy or rent? What kinds of health ...
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs. Un libro inspirador para los JÓVENES que no están dispuestos a renunciar a sus sueños. ...

Alfaguara Juvenil, 2012

Más que aparatos electrónicos, lo que Jobs dejó a los JÓVENES fueron importantes lecciones de vida: un modelo de coraje, de iniciativa y de creatividad. Ésta es su historia, escrita de la manera que a ti te gustaría que te la contaran. La trayectoria de este genio, icono del siglo xxi, fue impredecible desde el inicio. Al nacer, fue dado en adopción, abandonó la carrera tras el primer semestre en la universidad... Sin embargo, con tan ...
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs: O Homem Que Pensava Diferente (Em Portugues do Brasil)
Karen Blumenthal

Novo Seculo, 2012

Seu tempo e limitado, entao nao perca tempo vivendo a vida de outra pessoa... Steve Jobs, em discurso na Universidade de Stanford. Desde o inicio, seu caminho nao foi previsivel: Steve Jobs foi entregue para adocao ao nascer, largou a faculdade ainda no primeiro semestre e aos vinte anos criou a Apple, na garagem de seus pais com seu amigo Steve Wozniak. Rapidamente elevado ao topo da industria, Jobs enfrentou todos os limites e cultivou o que ...
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs: Think Different - Die Welt Anders Denken (German Edition)
Karen Blumenthal

Berliner Taschenbuch Verlags, 2012
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs
Karen Blumenthal

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2013
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different
Karen Blumenthal

Feiwel & Friends, 2012
  
  











  



  
Why Punish the Children? A Study of Children of Women Prisoners
Brenda G. McGowen, Karen L. Blumenthal

Natl Council on Crime and, 1978
  
  











  



  
Establishing Parent Involvement in Foster Care Agencies
Karen Blumenthal

Child Welfare League of Amer, 1984
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs. Czlowiek, ktory myslal inaczej (polish)
Karen Blumenthal

Amber Wydawnictwo, 2012

Miej odwage isc za swoim sercem i intuicja. STEVE JOBS Nonkonformista Wizjoner Wynalazca Geniusz Adoptowany Bez studiów Wyrzucony z pracy Podziwial go, a potem oplakiwal caly swiat. Zalozyl koncern Apple, stworzyl komputery Macintosh, iPody, iPhony i iPady. Bez niego nie byloby urzadzen, którymi poslugujemy sie na co dzien. Byl czlowiekiem, który zmienil nasz swiat. STEVE JOBS (1955-2011) nigdy nie chodzil utartymi szlakami. Od skonstruowania ...
  
  











  



  
Steve Jobs. El hombre que pensaba diferente
Karen Blumenthal

Punto de Lectura S.L., 2013
  
  











  








   



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