eBay: The Company and Its Founder eBook

eBay: The Company and Its Founder eBook

by Martin Gitlin

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Examines the life of Pierre Omidyar, his background and education, his early career, and his work building eBay.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781617589652
Publisher: ABDO Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2011
Series: Technology Pioneers Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Lexile: 1100L (what's this?)
File size: 4 MB
Age Range: 12 - 15 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Birth of a Giant 6

Chapter 2 Not Just Another Kid 14

Chapter 3 Into the Real World 22

Chapter 4 New Talent and New Investors 32

Chapter 5 The Great eBay Flood 42

Chapter 6 A New CEO and Philanthropy 52

Chapter 7 Prosperity, Giving, and a Setback 62

Chapter 8 The eBay Legacy 72

Chapter 9 Beyond eBay 80

Chapter 10 The Future of eBay 88

Timeline 96

Essential Facts 100

Glossary 102

Additional Resources 104

Source Notes 106

Index 109

About the Author 112

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