|aFrom rags to riches : |bpeople who started businesses from scratch / |cby Nathan Aaseng.
|aNew York : |bScholastic, |cc1990.
|a80 p. : |bill. ; |c22 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 76) and index.
|aPresents brief biographies of the interprising individuals who started such products and companies as Apple computers, Sears, the Dow Jones Index and The Wall Street Journal, J.C. Penney, Hershey's chocolate, Ebony magazine, and Kinney shoes.
|aSuccess in business--United States--Case studies--Juvenile literature.