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Among Equals: A Memoir

The Rise of IBM"s First Woman Corporate Vice President

by Ruth Leach Amonette

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Creative Arts Book Company .
Written in English

  • Women,
  • Women & Business,
  • Corporate & Business History - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Historical - General

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    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9418454M
    ISBN 100887392180
    ISBN 109780887392184

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