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

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

Description

"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."

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Industry & industrial studies
  • ISBN: 9780061341328

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