A Savage Factory: An Eyewitness Account of the Auto Industry's Self-destruction

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AuthorHouse, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 227 pages
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Review: A Savage Factory: An Eyewitness Account of the Auto Industry's Self-Destruction

User Review  - Wes Knapp - Goodreads

Interesting book - it explains a lot - the quality of the cars built in the 70's by the Big 3 US automakers was poor at best. Read full review

Review: A Savage Factory: An Eyewitness Account of the Auto Industry's Self-Destruction

User Review  - Dan Richter - Goodreads

I had a hard time putting this book down. Dewar provides political insights about life inside a suburban Cincinnati Ford plant, giving the reader an understanding of the eventual demise of this once powerful industry. Read full review

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Contents

The Sharonville Jungle
1
Roger And The Wop
19
War On The Floor
39
Bad Turbines and Cocktail Hour
55
Nightmares Begin At Midnight
73
The Coffee Pot War
87
The Downturn Opec Pulls The Plug
101
Rollmans
115
The Upturn
129
An Equal Opportunity Employer
141
Quality Is Job One
157
Your Safety Is My Busuness
173
Foreign Devil
187
The End Of The Sharonville Comedy
199
Epilogue
213
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