Amazon

Amazon

by Shannon Baker Moore

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Overview

Amazon examines the world's largest online retailer, detailing its founding by Jeff Bezos and its expansion into new areas such as hardware devices, cloud services, and drone deliveries. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781532116858
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date: 12/15/2018
Series: Tech Titans
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 9.25(w) x 6.25(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 1080L (what's this?)
Age Range: 13 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Richest Man in the World 4

Chapter 2 It Began with Books 12

Chapter 3 Changing Books and Media 26

Chapter 4 Innovating the Shopping Experience 36

Chapter 5 Reinventing Delivery 46

Chapter 6 Retail Experiments 56

Chapter 7 Amazon and Technology 62

Chapter 8 Criticism of Amazon 74

Chapter 9 The Future of Amazon 90

Timeline 98

Essential Facts 100

Glossary 102

Additional Resources 104

Source Notes 106

Index 110

About the Author 112

About the Consultant 112

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