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My forty years with Ford

Author: Charles E Sorensen
Publisher: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©2006.
Series: Great Lakes books.
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Reissued in paperback, this book provides an account of the Ford story from the birth of the Model T, the early conflicts with the Dodge brothers, the revolutionary announcement of the five-dollar  Read more...

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Sorensen, Charles E., 1881-1968.
My forty years with Ford.
Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2005028875
(OCoLC)62089833
Named Person: Henry Ford; Henry Ford; Henry Ford; Henry Ford, Unternehmer 1863-1947.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles E Sorensen
ISBN: 9780814335697 0814335691
OCLC Number: 755623950
Notes: Originally published: New York : Norton, 1956.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 345 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations.
Contents: 1. "All that I saw" --
2. What was Henry Ford really like? --
3. Henry Ford's man --
4. What made the Ford organization tick? --
5. Work was play --
6. I, Charles Sorensen --
7. I go to work for Ford --
8. Couzens, wills, and Flanders : three Ford "greats" --
9. Model T --
10. The birth of mass production --
11. The five-dollar day --
12. We start the rouge --
13. We finish the rouge --
14. Mr. Ford buys a railroad --
15. Russian adventure --
16. Farewell to Model T --
17. Tractor troubles --
18. Ford and the New Deal --
19. The biggest challenge of my life --
20. Henry Ford's greatest failure.
Series Title: Great Lakes books.
Responsibility: Charles E. Sorensen ; with Samuel T. Williamson ; introduction by David L. Lewis.
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"My story is about the Henry Ford I knew as well as any man alive or dead knew him. It is about the fabulous growth and preservation of the Ford Motor Company, which, in his shaken old age, not even Read more...

 
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