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Profiles in the American dream

the real-life stories of the struggles of American entrepreneurs

by Timothy Patrick Cahill

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Published by Christopher Pub. House in Hanover, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Businesspeople -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      The profiles of Louis Grossman, Howard Johnson, William Rosenberg, and Peter O"Connell.

      Statementby Timothy Patrick Cahill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC102.5.A2 C34 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination143 p. :
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1127646M
      ISBN 100815805012
      LC Control Number94071215
      OCLC/WorldCa31732576

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