Barbie and Ruth.
Barbie and Ruth
10 East 53rd Street, New York NY 10022
9780061341311, $24.99 www.harpercollins.com
Any fan of Barbie dolls or collector of the dolls should also have BARBIE AND RUTH: THE STORY OF THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS DOLL AND THE WOMAN WHO CREATED HER. It tells of a Jewish immigrant child and business pioneer who founded Mattel, was forced out after a business scandal, and who began her own business, eventually changing the toy world. Business as well as general-interest collections will find this an inspirational read based on original research, interviews, and previously unpublished material.
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|Title Annotation:||Barbie and Ruth: The Story of the World's Most Famous Doll and the Woman Who Created Her|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||May 1, 2009|
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