Source text (please read only from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/64059Success! Alluring, fascinating, informative. Why are some people successful while others languish on the scrap heap of life? Hard work? Luck? Nepotism? Genius? Here we have the Life Stories of Successful Men (and Women) Told by Themselves. 22 people who made their mark on their chosen field, some of whom have gone down in history... Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison, Andrew Carnegie. Others were no less successful in their day, but whose names have not made their mark to such an extent. (Summary by Lynne Thompson)
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[*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orison_Swett_Marden ( Orison Swett Marden)
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Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/Biography & Autobiography
Keywords that describe the book: success, work, fame
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