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Barbie and Ruth : The Story of the World's Most Famous Doll and the Woman Who Created Her
by Robin Gerber


Overview - "Barbie and her creator, the sharp-elbowed gal who built the biggest toy company, have a story to tell."

-- Time

Barbie and Ruth by Ruth Gerber is the remarkable true story of the world's most famous toy and the woman who created her.
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Overview
"Barbie and her creator, the sharp-elbowed gal who built the biggest toy company, have a story to tell."

--Time

Barbie and Ruth by Ruth Gerber is the remarkable true story of the world's most famous toy and the woman who created her. It is a fascinating account of how one visionary woman and her product changed an industry and sparked a lasting debate about women's roles. At once a business book, a colorful portrait of an extraordinary female entrepreneur, and a breathtaking look at a cultural phenomenon, Barbie and Ruth is a must read for anyone who ever owned a Barbie doll--a book Publishers Weekly calls, "a stirring biography...a fine study of success and resilience."


 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780061341328
  • ISBN-10: 0061341320
  • Publisher: HarperBusiness
  • Publish Date: February 2010
  • Page Count: 278
  • Dimensions: 9.19 x 6.8 x 0.73 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.48 pounds


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