Who Was Milton Hershey?

Who Was Milton Hershey?


Illustrator: Ted Hammond

Format
Paperback
Price
$5.99
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780448479361
  • 112 Pages
  • Grosset & Dunlap
  • 8-12 years

Overview

Discover the man behind the chocolate bar! Milton Hershey’s life was filled with invention and innovation.  As a young man, he was not afraid to dream big and work hard.  Eventually, he learned the secret to mass-producing milk chocolate and the recipe that gave it a longer, more stable shelf life.  He founded a school for those who didn’t have access to a good education and an entire town for his employees. Both his chocolate empire and his great personal legacy live on today.

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