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

Robin Gerber

"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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Publisher: HarperBusiness
Publish Date: 02/09/2010
Pages: 278
ISBN-13: 9780061341328
ISBN-10: 0061341320
Language: English

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"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."--New York Post

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