John Deere's Company: A History of Deere & Company and Its Times

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Doubleday, 1984 - Biography & Autobiography - 870 pages
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A history of America's most important farm implement manufacturing company traces the development of Deere from the early 1800s, through the Industrial Revolution, to the present

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VERY thorough biography of John Deere.
Essential reading for anyone interested in the man and the company.

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JOHN DEERES STEEL PLOW p
31
THE MOVE TO MOLINE p
73
AFTER THE CIVIL WAR p 139
139
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WAYNE G. BROEHL, JR. (1922-2006) was the Benjamin Ames Kimball Professor of the Science of Administration Emeritus, Amos Tuck School of Business Administration, Dartmouth College. He wrote a number of books on business history, management theory, and economic development, including two previous books on the history of Cargill, and the award-winning Mollie Maguires, and John Deere's Company.

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