Andrew Carnegie

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Readers will be introduced to Andrew Carnegie and his rise from impoverished immigrant to one of the world's wealthiest industrialists. Learn how this self-made master of the American steel industry put his leadership, determination, and wealth to good use by building libraries, schools, and universities that continue to benefit people today.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 361.7/4092
ATOS Reading Level 6.6
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602790674), PDF (9781602792029), ePub (9781631378836), Hosted ebook (9781602792029H), Kindle (9781631371820)
Copyright 2008
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5

Author: Sarah De Capua

Sarah De Capua is the author of many books, including biographies and historical titles. She was born and raised in Connecticut. She currently lives in Colorado, where she often borrows books from her community‘s Carnegie library, which was built in 1904.

  • Introduction
  • Humble Beginnings
  • Journey to America
  • To the Railroad and Beyond
  • Steel King and Philanthropist
  • A Life Well Lived
  • Timeline
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Sources for further research
Table of contents