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"Some succeed while others fail. This is a recognized fact; yet history tells us that seven-tenths of our most successful men began life poor." A selection of mini-biographies teaches us how some successful men have overcome odds to make their mark on history. (Summary by Lynne Thompson (quote from Introduction))

Hidden Treasures by LEWIS, Harry A. LibriVox

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"Some succeed while others fail. This is a recognized fact; yet history tells us that seven-tenths of our most successful men began life poor." A selection of mini-biographies teaches us how some successful men have overcome odds to make their mark on history. (Summary by Lynne Thompson (quote from Introduction))

    Preface, Introduction, Quotations

    Preface, Introduction, Quotations

    • 7 min
    Daniel Drew

    Daniel Drew

    • 5 min
    Russell Sage

    Russell Sage

    • 4 min
    Cornelius Vanderbilt

    Cornelius Vanderbilt

    • 9 min
    Amos Lawrence

    Amos Lawrence

    • 10 min
    Horace B. Claflin

    Horace B. Claflin

    • 3 min

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