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Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva) 1857-1944

Overview
Works: 448 works in 1,299 publications in 2 languages and 28,882 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Anecdotes  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Autobiographies  Biographies  Records and correspondence  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Composer, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: E457, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ida M Tarbell
The life of Abraham Lincoln, drawn from original sources and containing many speeches, letters, and telegrams hitherto unpublished by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

144 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She is remembered today as a muckraking journalist, author of such blockbuster exposes as 1904's The History of the Standard Oil Company, which actually contributed to the corporation's breakup in 1911. But in this 1900 work, as charming as it is important, American author IDA MINERVA TARBELL (1857-1944) shows a softer side as she traces, with a laudatory and admiring spirit, the development of the character and morals of Abraham Lincoln
The nationalizing of business, 1878-1898 by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

47 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Standard Oil Company by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

75 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarbell's story, serialized by McClure's from 1902 to 1904, recounts the history of John D. Rockefeller's company. The first major industrial monopoly in the U.S., Standard Oil was, in 1901, the largest corporation in the country, and at its peak controlled as much as eighty-five percent of oil refining in America. But with all his wealth and power, Rockefeller could not protect himself from Tarbell. Her story of the company, which became a model for investigative journalists, placed the blame for increasingly commercialized American ideals and materialistic values at Rockefeller's doorstep
He knew Lincoln by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

36 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction in vernacular
Years of conscience: the muckrakers; an anthology of reform journalism by Harvey Swados( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Elbert H. Gary : the story of steel by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

16 editions published between 1925 and 1969 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the footsteps of the Lincolns by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

9 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Samuel Lincoln, who had been apprenticed as a weaver in England, arrived in the Puritan colony of Boston Bay in 1637. Ida M. Tarbell traces the generations from Samuel to Abraham Lincoln, offering rich details of character and circumstance and showing that the president's ancestors were not precisely as his detractors painted them. She takes Abraham Lincoln from the cabin of his birth to the White House, where he is introduced to a nation in crisis
The history of the Standard Oil Company by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

23 editions published between 1904 and 1963 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tariff in our times by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

19 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early life of Abraham Lincoln : containing many unpublished documents and unpublished reminiscences of Lincoln's early friends by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

19 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln was born 12 February 1809 in LaRue County, Kentucky. His parents were Thomas Lincoln (1778-1851) and Nancy Hanks. They were descended from Samuel Lincoln (b. 1620) of Norfolk, England. Samuel emigrated in 1637 and settled in Hingham, Massachusetts. Abraham's family moved to Spencer County, Indiana in 1816. After his mother died, his father married Sarah Bush Johnston, a widow, in 1819. They moved to Illinois in 1830. Details his early career in and out of politics
Owen D. Young, a new type of industrial leader by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

12 editions published in 1932 in English and Undetermined and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography about Owen D. Young
The history of the Standard oil company by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

34 editions published between 1902 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the full text of a book entitled "The History of the Standard Oil Company," written by Ida M. Tarbell, published in 1904 by McClure, Phillips and Co. and provided online as part of a student project of the Department of History at the University of Rochester in New York. Discusses the rise of the oil company, the oil war of 1872, the crisis of 1878 and the compromise of 1880
A life of Napoleon Bonaparte; with a sketch of Josephine, empress of the French by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

36 editions published between 1894 and 1931 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The business of being a woman by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

25 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All-new graphic novel, modernizing the formative first days of this super-hero icon that defined pop culture! [Retells] the beginnings of the green goliath and his alter ego, Dr. Bruce Banner, for a new generation! Featuring Betty ross, general 'Thunderbolt' Ross, Famma Base, Rick Jones and the introduction of a new Hulk villain!" -- p. [4] of cover
New ideals in business, an account of their practice and their effects upon men and profits by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

23 editions published between 1916 and 2002 in English and French and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Standard oil company by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short life of Napoleon Bonaparte by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

12 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter for Lincoln; story of Henry E. Wing, soldier and newspaperman by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

9 editions published between 1927 and 1929 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Book of woman's power( )

6 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short pieces, by various authors, on the role of woman through the ages, and the importance of her contributions to society, industry and government in the modern period
The life of Abraham Lincoln; drawn from original sources and containing many speeches, letters and telegrams hitherto unpublished by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

18 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The history of the Standard Oil Company
Alternative Names
Ida M. Tarbell

Ida Minerva Tarbell

Ida Minerva Tarbell journaliste américaine

Ida Minerva Tarbellová

Ida Tarbell Amerikaans journaliste (1857-1944)

Ida Tarbell periodista estadounidense

Ida Tarbell US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Journalistin

Tarbell, Ida.

Tarbell, Ida 1857-1944

Tarbell, Ida M. 1857-1944

Tarbell, Ida Minerva.

Tarbell, Ida Minerva 1857-1944

إيدا تاربيل

إيدا تاربيل صحفية أمريكية

ایدا تاربل ژورنالیست و نویسنده آمریکایی

아이다 M. 타벨

타벨, 아이다 M. 1857-1944

타벨, 아이다 미네르바 1857-1944

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Languages
English (631)

French (8)

Covers
The history of the Standard Oil CompanyThe tariff in our timesThe business of being a womanTaking on the trust : the epic battle of Ida Tarbell and John D. RockefellerAll in the day's workMuckrakers : how Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens helped expose scandal, inspire reform, and invent investigative journalismIda Tarbell : pioneer investigative reporter