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The greatest prospector in the world : a historically accurate parable on creating success in sales, business & life / Ken Dunn ; [pencil sketches by Brittany Schalabach].

Dunn, Ken, (author.). Schalabach, Brittany, (illustrator.).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Madison Co PL - Frankton Comm. Library FIC DUN (Text) 30419200584270 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library FIC DUN (Text) 70741000137452 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629030753
  • ISBN: 1629030759
  • Physical Description: 171 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Las Vegas, Nevada : Next Century Publishing, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A heartwarming story of overcoming adversity, woven together with real lessons on prospecting"--Page [4] of jacket cover.
Summary, etc.:
"Laura Dunagan was born in the gold prospecting days of rustic Alaska in the early 1900's. When Laura was 16 years old, her father was trapped under a mud slide while prospecting in a nearby river and died. Laura was forced to move to Chicago in the care of her rich Uncle Joe. Laura hated Uncle Joe because he forced her to leave the river, but also because he had left the family prospecting business to move to Chicago years before she was born. Laura discovers that Uncle Joe made his fortune selling insurance and was the owner of the largest insurance company in Illinois. While wondering through the mansion one day, she found Uncle's Joe personal den. In it, she discovered an entire new life that would lead her to heights that she would never had realized panning for gold in Alaska. Uncle Joe used the 6 gold prospecting rules for safety to prospect new clients for his insurance company and in doing so, discovered the secrets to wealth in selling"
Subject: Prospecting > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Fathers > Death > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Selling > Fiction.
Customer services > Fiction.
Insurance > Fiction.
Alaska > Fiction.

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