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Chrysler, Ford, Durant, and Sloan : founding giants of the American automotive industry

Author: H Eugene Weiss
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This comparative study details the career histories and visions of each of the men, exploring their individual business methods, the innovations for which they were responsible, and their impacts on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Weiss, H. Eugene, 1929-
Chrysler, Ford, Durant, and Sloan.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2003
(DLC) 2003014391
(OCoLC)52520489
Named Person: Henry (Unternehmer Ford; Walter P (Unternehmer Chrysler; William Crapo Durant; Alfred P Sloan
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H Eugene Weiss
OCLC Number: 974373681
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 188 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. Henry Ford (1863-1947) 3 --
2. William Durant (1861-1946) 67 --
3. Alfred Sloan (1875-1966) 84 --
4. Walter Chrysler (1875-1940) 109 --
Epilogue: Four Business Lives 172.
Responsibility: by H. Eugene Weiss.

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