Pursuit of Happyness

Pursuit of Happyness

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In this astounding yet true rags-to-riches saga, twenty-year-old Milwaukee native Chris Gardner arrives in San Francisco to pursue a promising career in medicine. Considered a prodigy in scientific research, he surprises everyone and himself by setting his sights on the competitive world of high finance.Yet no sooner has he landed an entry-level position at a prestigious firm, than Gardner is entangled in incredibly challenging circumstances leaving him and his toddler son homeless on the mean streets of San Francisco, never guessing that he would one day become a crown prince of Wall Street.Mythic, triumphant, and unstintingly honest, The Pursuit of Happyness appeals to the very essence of the American Dream.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 433 pages
  • 152.4 x 223.5 x 33mm | 498.96g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • Large type / large print edition
  • 0061120677
  • 9780061120671
  • 2,192,164

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2 4% (735)
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