Spirit of Enterprise Book

This official millennium publication — a magnificent, full-color coffee table-style book — chronicles the entrepreneurial achievements, inventions, innovations, and growth of American business in the 20th century.

While it is a celebration of a brilliant past, America and the Spirit of Enterprise is as much a book about the future. It is a tribute to the pioneering men and women responsible for the tremendous growth of the U.S. economy and the drive and spirit that is characteristic of enterprise in the United States.

Filled with Historical & Contemporary Highlights

America and the Spirit of Enterprise will intrigue and entertain you with the answers to such questions as:

  • Who invented the first air-conditioning system?
  • When was the integrated circuit invented?
  • What movie studio released the first "talkie"?
  • When was the first credit card issued?
  • These and many of the other innovations and firsts that have made America so great are chronicled in this outstanding publication.

In addition, America and the Spirit of Enterprise is a veritable Who's Who of famous American entrepreneurs, including Walt Disney, Henry Ford, Bill Gates, Ray Kroc, Sam Walton, and many more.

A Visual Treasure Trove
The volume's oversized 10" x 13" format serves as the perfect vehicle for displaying hundreds of stunning contemporary color and historical black-and-white photographs, many never before seen.


This official millennium keepsake publication is one you'll want to add to your personal library. Hardcover and wrapped in a beautiful full-color dust jacket, this volume of 344 pages is sure to make the ideal present for friends, relatives, employees, and others — the perfect gift!

America and the Spirit of Enterprise retails for $69.50, but as a U.S. Chamber of Commerce member, you can take advantage of the special prices direct from the publisher, Cherbo Publishing Group.

$34.95 per book for 500 copies or more
$36.95 per book for 250 - 499 copies
$38.95 per book for 100 - 249 copies
$41.95 per book for 50 - 99 copies
$44.95 per book for 1- 49 copies

To order, call 1-800-854-9880, extension 27. Please reference your U.S. Chamber membership number to obtain the discounted pricing.