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Crowther, Samuel 1880-1947

Overview
Works: 119 works in 519 publications in 10 languages and 9,530 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Creator, Other, Collector
Classifications: HC106.3, 330.973
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Most widely held works about Samuel Crowther
 
Most widely held works by Samuel Crowther
Today and tomorrow by Henry Ford( Book )

68 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My life and work by Henry Ford( Book )

76 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance and rise of the American tropics by Samuel Crowther( Book )

10 editions published between 1929 and 1976 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America self-contained by Samuel Crowther( Book )

13 editions published between 1933 and 1938 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why quit our own by George N Peek( Book )

7 editions published in 1936 in English and Miscellaneous languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My life and work by Henry Ford( Book )

10 editions published between 1922 and 2009 in English and German and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Life and Work is the original autobiographical work by Henry Ford, the American founder of the Ford Motor Company and father of modern assembly lines used in mass production. His introduction of the Model T automobile revolutionized transportation and American industry. He was a prolific inventor and was awarded 161 U.S. patents. As owner of the Ford Company he became one of the richest and best-known people in the world. He is credited with "Fordism", that is, the mass production of large numbers of inexpensive automobiles using the assembly line, coupled with high wages for his
Men and rubber; the story of business by Harvey Samuel Firestone( Book )

12 editions published between 1926 and 2003 in English and German and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moving forward by Henry Ford( Book )

11 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in 3 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John H. Patterson, pioneer in industrial welfare by Samuel Crowther( Book )

19 editions published between 1920 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The presidency vs. Hoover by Samuel Crowther( Book )

7 editions published between 1928 and 1980 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basis for stability by Samuel Crowther( Book )

4 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowing and Track athletics by Samuel Crowther( Book )

6 editions published in 1905 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edison as I know him by Henry Ford( Book )

11 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first million the hardest; an autobiography by Arthur B Farquhar( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 1927 in English and German and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ford : an interpretation by Henry Ford( Book )

23 editions published between 1923 and 1935 in German and English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time to inquire; how can we restore the freedom, opportunity, and dignity of the average man? by Samuel Crowther( Book )

3 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prohibition and prosperity by Samuel Crowther( Book )

4 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

$970,000,000 minus; a second primer; the results of a year of arithmetic by Samuel Crowther( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 1936 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why men strike by Samuel Crowther( Book )

7 editions published in 1920 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expanded and annotated My life and work : Henry Ford's universal code for world-class success by Henry Ford( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ford's industrial innovations were directly responsible for the transformation of the United States into the most productive, affluent, and powerful nation on Earth. My Life and Work describes exactly how Ford did this in terms of not only manufacturing science, but also economics and organizational behavior. This holistic approach, and its validation by world-class results, make Ford's original work the best business leadership book ever written. The Expanded and Annotated My Life and Work: Henry Ford's Universal Code for World-Class Success updates this original with modern perspectives that explain and organize Ford's thought process explicitly. My Life and Work is not a mechanistic or industry-specific formula that practitioners can follow like work instructions in a factory, but rather a holistic synergy of impartial laws of economics, science, and human behavior--a synergy that Ford called the universal code. This universal code simultaneously delivered high profits, high wages, and low prices in every industry to which Ford applied it. It also realized unprecedented improvements in industries ranging from coal mines to railroads, and even healthcare as practiced in the Henry and Clara Ford Hospital. This annotated edition introduces Ford's universal code along with vital economic, behavioral, Lean manufacturing, and customer service principles. It contains almost all the material of the original, plus more than 30 percent new content that reinforces Ford's timeless principles. Readers who understand and internalize Ford's universal code can easily overcome the self-limiting paradigms that afflict today's organizations. These include, for example, the belief that healthcare is a zero-sum game in which escalating costs are the price of quality. The book illustrates the basic elements of what is now called the Toyota Production System as well as the organizational and human relations principles needed to gain buy-in and engagement from all participants
 
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Today and tomorrow
Alternative Names
Crowther, S. 1880-1947

Crowther, S. (Samuel), 1880-1947

Crowther, Samuel 1880-1947 junior

Crowther, Samuel junior 1880-1947

Samuel Crowther American journalist

Samuel Crowther (journalist) Amerikaans econoom (1880-1947)

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