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David Buick's marvelous motor car : the men and the automobile that launched General Motors

Author: Lawrence R Gustin; Kevin M Kirbitz; Robert A Lutz; Buick Gallery and Research Center.; Alfred P. Sloan Museum.
Publisher: [Flint, Mich.] : Buick Gallery and Research Center : Alfred P. Sloan Museum, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd, updated and expanded edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: David Buick; William Crapo Durant; Walter L Marr; David Buick; William Crapo Durant
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence R Gustin; Kevin M Kirbitz; Robert A Lutz; Buick Gallery and Research Center.; Alfred P. Sloan Museum.
ISBN: 9781466263673 1466263679
OCLC Number: 771943227
Description: x, 271 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: An interview in Detroit --
From Scotland to Detroit : the early years --
Gasoline engines: the obsession begins --
Buick and boats --
First Buick automobile --
Charles Annesley : finding a missing link --
'Valve-in-head' engines --
'Valve-in-head' engine technology --
Buick starts a new company --
Move to Flint --
Arthur Mason : a daughter's recollection --
The Wolverine --
First Flint Buick --
The irrepressible Billy Durant --
Buick thrives, but where's the founder? --
David Buick hits the road --
Oil in California --
Buick sets pattern for Chevrolet --
David Buick's final years --
Celebrating the past; a peek at the future.
Other Titles: Men and the automobile that launched General Motors
Responsibility: by Lawrence R. Gustin with Kevin M. Kirbitz ; foreword by Bob Lutz.

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