Ida M. Tarbell

The History of Standard Oil: Volume 1


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The History of the Standard Oil Company is a book written by journalist Ida Tarbell in 1904. It was an exposé of the Standard Oil Com…

The History of Standard Oil: Volume 2


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The History of the Standard Oil Company is a book written by journalist Ida Tarbell in 1904. It was an exposé of the Standard Oil Com…

The Business of Being a Woman


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How were women's roles changing in the 1900's? Ida Tarbell explores this in a well written, witty and insightful series of essays. "T…

Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 040


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The Mentor 1


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The Mentor Association was established to increase interest and knowledge among the public in the areas of art, literature, science, nature,…

The Mentor 2


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The Mentor Association was established to increase interest and knowledge among the public in the areas of art, literature, science, nature,…

The Rising of the Tide


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The subtitle is "the story of Sabinsport", and the town is the major character. It is a small, Midwestern town in the USA, in 1914…

All in the Day's Work


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In this autobiography, written when the author was 82 years old, Ida Tarbell looks back at her life and remarkable career as an investigativ…

The Life of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 1


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Volume 1 of Ida Tarbell's biography of Lincoln covers his life from his boyhood to his election to the presidency in 1860. Tarbell, in addit…

The Life of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 2


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Volume 2 of Ida Tarbell's biography of Lincoln begins at chapter 22 with Lincoln's first inauguration, and ends with an account of his funer…

Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 081


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"There has always been a tendency on the part of men of brains to look with contempt on women's work in the arts." Screenwriter an…