Barbie and Ruth : The Story of the World's Most Famous Doll and the Woman Who Created Her Paperback
by 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.
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."
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 15/02/2010
- Category: Industry & industrial studies
- ISBN: 9780061341328
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