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The Automobile and American Life

John Heitmann - Transportation - 2009 - 260 pages
"The book covers the automobile from inception and later a plaything for the well-to-do; Henry Ford and the machine age; competition in the 1920s; road culture; religion ...
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Rouge: Pictured in Its Prime

Ford R. Bryan - History - 2003 - 288 pages
An illuminating photographic tour of Henry Ford’s famous Rouge plant—an industrial site that signifies an era’s triumph in integrated manufacturing and economic progress.
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Alfred P. Sloan: Critical Evaluations in Business and Management

John Cunningham Wood - Industrial management - 2003 - 472 pages
This two-volume collection looks at the life and work of Alfred Pritchard Sloan, Jr. (1875-1966), chief executive of General Motors from 1923 to 1946, whose unique and ahead-of ...
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Comeback: The Fall & Rise of the American Automobile Industry

Paul Ingrassia, Joseph B. White - Business & Economics - 2013 - 512 pages
In Comeback, Pulitzer Prize-winners Paul Ingrassia and Joseph B. White take us to the boardrooms, the executive offices, and the shop floors of the auto business to reconstruct ...
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Champion of the Lark: Harold Churchill and the Presidency of Studebaker ...

Robert R. Ebert - Transportation - 2013 - 196 pages
A career engineer at Studebaker, Harold E. Churchill became president of the recently merged Studebaker-Packard Corporation in 1956, at a time when finances were shaky and an ...
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Early Automobiles: A History in Advertising Line Art, 1890-1930

Jim Harter - Transportation - 2015 - 234 pages
Image archivist and transportation historian Jim Harter follows his work, Early Farm Tractors, with an even larger collection of images from advertising line art from 1880 to ...
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American Military Vehicles of World War I: An Illustrated History of Armored ...

Albert Mroz - History - 2009 - 326 pages
"This book analyzes how the advent of specialized motor vehicles during World War I indelibly altered modern warfare and transportation. It discusses several types of military ...
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Che's Chevrolet, Fidel's Oldsmobile: On the Road in Cuba

Richard Schweid - Transportation - 2004 - 239 pages
A car-centered history of life on Cuba over the past century explores how vintage U.S.-made cars long extinct in the U.S. and held together with mechanical ingenuity and ...
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Retooling for Growth: Building a 21st Century Economy in America's Older ...

Richard M. McGahey, Jennifer S. Vey - Political Science - 2008 - 437 pages
"Offers achievable strategies for revitalizing industrial areas and building upon the potential of overlooked resources of economic, physical, and cultural significance ...
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