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The Resource Banker to the poor : micro-lending and the battle against world poverty, Muhammad Yunus with Alan Jolis

Banker to the poor : micro-lending and the battle against world poverty, Muhammad Yunus with Alan Jolis

Label
Banker to the poor : micro-lending and the battle against world poverty
Title
Banker to the poor
Title remainder
micro-lending and the battle against world poverty
Statement of responsibility
Muhammad Yunus with Alan Jolis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Muhammad Yunus discusses the obstacles he overcame in setting up a bank devoted to providing the poor of Bangladesh with small loans
Summary
One day Muhammad Yunus loaned $27 from his own pocket to forty-two stool makers living in a tiny village in Bangladesh. Seeing the profound effect of a little credit for the very poor, Yunus changed his life to establish the Grameen Bank, which provides miniscule loans to the poor of Bangladesh
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
258821
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Choice
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yunus, Muhammad
Dewey number
  • 332.1/095492
  • B
  • 332.1/095492
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • 1090
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
HG3290.6.A6
LC item number
Y86 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1090
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jolis, Alan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yunus, Muhammad
  • Grameen Bank
  • Economists
  • Rural poor
  • Microfinance
  • Economists
  • Poor
  • Small business
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
micro-lending and the battle against world poverty
Label
Banker to the poor : micro-lending and the battle against world poverty, Muhammad Yunus with Alan Jolis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: London : Aurum Press, 1998
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18173374
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 258 pages
Isbn
9781891620119
Isbn Type
hc
Lccn
99013535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(LHPL)232045
Label
Banker to the poor : micro-lending and the battle against world poverty, Muhammad Yunus with Alan Jolis
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: London : Aurum Press, 1998
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18173374
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 258 pages
Isbn
9781891620119
Isbn Type
hc
Lccn
99013535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(LHPL)232045

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