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Ida Tarbell, muckraker

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Published by T. Nelson in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tarbell, Ida M. 1857-1944 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Tarbell, Ida M. 1857-1944.,
  • Journalists.,
  • Women -- Biography.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the woman who pioneered a new style of journalism in exposing the malpractices of the oil industry at the turn of the century.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Frances G. Conn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4874.T23 C6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4771426M
    ISBN 100840762208
    LC Control Number78181678
    OCLC/WorldCa394146


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