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America's other automakers : a history of the foreign-owned automotive sector in the United States

Author: Timothy J Minchin
Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, [2021]
Series: Since 1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"America's Other Automakers provides an interpretive history of foreign-owned automotive plants in mostly Southern states. The transplant industry's growth occurred in waves; the Japanese arrived first in the 1980s, followed by luxury German car-makers in the 1990s, and Korean manufacturers after 2000s. Choosing early examples from each wave, America's Other Automakers looks at foundational factories that paved the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy J Minchin
ISBN: 9780820358949 0820358940 9780820358956 0820358959
OCLC Number: 1178869369
Description: ix, 278 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Since 1970.
Responsibility: Timothy J. Minchin.

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Provides a new history of the foreignowned auto sector in the US, the first to extensively draw on archival sources and to articulate the human agency of participants, including workers, managers,  Read more...

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