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

Overview
Works: 518 works in 1,388 publications in 2 languages and 29,380 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Anecdotes  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Autobiographies  Biographies  Records and correspondence  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Composer, Correspondent, Other
Classifications: E457, B
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Most widely held works by Ida M Tarbell
The nationalizing of business, 1878-1898 by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

42 editions published between 1927 and 1971 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

71 editions published between 1904 and 2018 in English and held by 1,333 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
The life of Abraham Lincoln, drawn from original sources and containing many speeches, letters, and telegrams hitherto unpublished by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

39 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Abraham Lincoln : drawn from original sources and containing many speeches, letters and telegrams hitherto unpublished, and illustrated with many reproductions from original paintings, photographs, et cetera by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

72 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,177 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
He knew Lincoln by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

44 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction in vernacular
In the footsteps of the Lincolns by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

9 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 727 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
Years of conscience: the muckrakers; an anthology of reform journalism by Harvey Swados( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1925 and 1969 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1904 and 1963 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Ida Tarbell wrote serialized stories from 1902 to 1904 exposingn the Standard Oil Company monopoly and the role of owner John D. Rockefeller in creating commercialized American ideals and materialistic values. Tarbell describes Rockefeller's business practices, personal characteristics, and physical appearance. This "muckraking" form of journalism led to regulation of Standard Oil
The early life of Abraham Lincoln : containing many unpublished documents and unpublished reminiscences of Lincoln's early friends by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

18 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and held by 548 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
The tariff in our times by Ida Minerva TARBELL( Book )

18 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owen D. Young, a new type of industrial leader by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

13 editions published in 1932 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1902 and 2009 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A life of Napoleon Bonaparte; with a sketch of Josephine, empress of the French by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

30 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book intends to draw attention to the distrust of modern (early 20th century) women of the significance and dignity of the work that was laid upon them by nature and soceity. The author examines the role of women in society and makes a commentary on her place within it
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 373 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 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1927 and 1929 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of woman's power( )

7 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 333 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
Madame Roland : a biographical study by Ida M Tarbell( Book )

16 editions published between 1896 and 1909 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The history of the Standard Oil Company
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The life of Abraham Lincoln : drawn from original sources and containing many speeches, letters and telegrams hitherto unpublished, and illustrated with many reproductions from original paintings, photographs, et ceteraThe 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
Alternative Names
Ida M. Tarbell

Ida M. Tarbell usona ĵurnalisto

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

Ida Tarbell xornalista estadounidense

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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