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The Nineteenth-Century Industrialist By Renee Katz
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The arbitrary adventures of Hiram Thorpe, an industrialist from the 1800's who lives in our time for no apparent reason. He tries to run a factory like in Victorian Times. Together with his two... More > most loyal employees - Sooty and Grimey - they do things. The first fifty episodes of the online comic, The Nineteenth-Century Industrialist.< Less
The Nineteenth-Century Industrialist By Renee Katz
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The arbitrary adventures of Hiram Thorpe, an industrialist from the 1800's who lives in our time for no apparent reason. He tries to run a factory like in Victorian Times. Together with his two... More > most loyal employees - Sooty and Grimey - they do things. The first fifty episodes of the online comic, The Nineteenth-Century Industrialist.< Less
Black Industrialist-The Melvin Wade Story By Stefan Roots
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In 1973, Melvin Wade, a self made millionaire, was hand picked by Ebony Magazine publisher Jim Johnson to be included in their '1000 Successful Blacks' volume as the only Black to own a rubber... More > recycling plant in the country. In 1978, Wade's factory experienced a tragedy that changed lives, fortunes, and government regulations forever. Toxic waste stored on his property sickened and later killed dozens of people who fought a fire at this factory. His business never recovered and families forever held him responsible for their grief. Environmental agencies created new laws and policies yet Melvin Wade was put in jail. He has lived the past 30 years in and out of abandoned properties, shelters and on the street. Was Wade set up to fail? Was he robbed of over a million dollars of capital equipment and property? Was he the fall guy for the corporations that put toxic waste on his site? Read this amazing account of what happened from Melvin Wade himself. You'll never forget it.< Less
Black Industrialist-The Melvin Wade Story By Stefan Roots
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In 1973, Melvin Wade, a self made millionaire, was hand picked by Ebony Magazine publisher Jim Johnson to be included in their '1000 Successful Blacks' volume as the only Black to own a rubber... More > recycling plant in the country. In 1978, Wade's factory experienced a tragedy that changed lives, fortunes, and government regulations forever. Toxic waste stored on his property sickened and later killed dozens of people who fought a fire at this factory. His business never recovered and families forever held him responsible for their grief. Environmental agencies created new laws and policies yet Melvin Wade was put in jail. He has lived the past 30 years in and out of abandoned properties, shelters and on the street. Was Wade set up to fail? Was he robbed of over a million dollars of capital equipment and property? Was he the fall guy for the corporations that put toxic waste on his site? Read this amazing account of what happened from Melvin Wade himself. You'll never forget it.< Less
KUHAAS - The Mist By Simmi Singh
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The Story A young girl, to get outstanding material for her college article goes exploring the tribes from central India. But while exploring and knowing more about the tribes and their issues, she... More > gets engulfed into confusing and horrifying illusions of some ancient tribal myth, after which everything changes for her. About the Book Kuhaas - The mist, is an illustrated work of fiction which is inspired from trips into the Civil War effected places of central India, as on May 2012. Along with it's mystical enchanting story, it also describes the issues and situations being faced by “Gov. ignored” tribal communities who are still living there. It's has raised and tried to clarify topics that how modern societies are killing tribal beliefs & their society. The story itself tells about the misconceptions of the RED & BLACK FLAG. Plus, has beautiful tribal cultural details with sprinkles of untold tribal myths to make it an “all age readable” informative fiction novel.< Less
KUHAAS - The Mist By Simmi Singh
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The Story A young girl, to get outstanding material for her college article goes exploring the tribes from central India. But while exploring and knowing more about the tribes and their issues, she... More > gets engulfed into confusing and horrifying illusions of some ancient tribal myth, after which everything changes for her. About the Book Kuhaas - The mist, is an illustrated work of fiction which is inspired from trips into the Civil War effected places of central India, as on May 2012. Along with it's mystical enchanting story, it also describes the issues and situations being faced by “Gov. ignored” tribal communities who are still living there. It's has raised and tried to clarify topics that how modern societies are killing tribal beliefs & their society. The story itself tells about the misconceptions of the RED & BLACK FLAG. Plus, has beautiful tribal cultural details with sprinkles of untold tribal myths to make it an “all age readable” informative fiction novel.< Less
One Room Cottage to the Richest Man By Raja Sharma
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There are numerous examples of simple men becoming one of the richest in the world, but the ultimate force behind their success happens to be self-belief and dedication to the work they are... More > doing. Sometimes, in exceptional cases, one gets rich owing to the prevailing circumstances and the opportunities one gets, but it does not always happen. Inventing or discovering something new can make one rich but it is only a rare occurrence, once in many decades. The story of the person that you are going to read is the story of a dedicated human being who enabled himself to become the richest man in the world during his time. From One Room Cottage to the Richest Man is definitely going to inspire you. Enjoy reading the book.< Less
The Amazing Dr. Strousberg By Richard Hunt
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Bethel Henry Strousberg was probably one of the most important and influential Prussian industrialists of the 19th century. He set out on his amazing career when he arrived in London from East... More > Prussia as a near-penniless sixteen year old economic migrant. in 1839. In London he worked hard and built a career as a journalist, publisher and insurance expert (marrying a seventeen-year old and going to prison for fraud on the way). Forced to return to Germany, he became a pioneer of the railway construction boom and at his height controlled lines in Prussia, Austria, Hungary and Romania, earning him the nickname of “The European Railway King”. His factories, railways, mines and estates employed tens of thousands of workers. Strousberg owned a grand mansion in Berlin, country estates and a castle in Bohemia. Problems caused by poor financial management culminated in his arrest and trial for fraud in Moscow and subsequent bankruptcy. This book traces his rise and fall.< Less
Youth By Isaac Asimov
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Isaac Asimov's timeless short story originally published in 1952. Two young friends, Slim and Red discover two small strange creatures. Red decides he has an opportunity to join the circus with his... More > new pets, but Slim has his reservations.< Less
Youth By Isaac Asimov
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Isaac Asimov's timeless short story originally published in 1952. Two young friends, Slim and Red discover two small strange creatures. Red decides he has an opportunity to join the circus with his... More > new pets, but Slim has his reservations.< Less