Barbie and Ruth
The Story of the World's Most Famous Doll and the Woman Who Created HerPaperback - 2010
Barbie and Ruth is the entwined story of two exceptional women. There's Barbie: the diminutive yet arrestingly voluptuous doll unveiled at the 1959 Toy Fair who became the treasure of 90 percent of American girls and their counterparts in 150 countries. She went on to compete as an Olympic athlete, serve as an air force pilot, work as a boutique owner, run as a presidential candidate, and ignite a cultural firestorm. --publisher.
Publisher: New York : Harper ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2010.
Edition: 1st Harper paperback ed.
Characteristics: ix, 278 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.