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The Resource Henry and Edsel : the creation of the Ford Empire, Richard Bak

Henry and Edsel : the creation of the Ford Empire, Richard Bak

Label
Henry and Edsel : the creation of the Ford Empire
Title
Henry and Edsel
Title remainder
the creation of the Ford Empire
Statement of responsibility
Richard Bak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the lives of Henry and Edsel Ford, focusing on how the father-son team worked together to create the Ford Motor Company and discussing how the ongoing friction between the two impacted the company
Summary
A new perspective on the Ford Motor empire chronicles the story of father and founder, Henry Ford, his gifted son Edsel Ford, and the "second son," the menacing Harry Bennet, and their family conflicts, resulting in the company's ultimate rise and survival in the twentieth century
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
173747
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bak, Richard
Dewey number
  • 338.7/6292/092273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
HD9710.U52
LC item number
F655 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ford, Henry
  • Ford, Edsel
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Industrialists
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Industrialists
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the creation of the Ford Empire
Label
Henry and Edsel : the creation of the Ford Empire, Richard Bak
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/wiley031/2003004786.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Farmboy, tinkerer -- 2. The horse is gone -- 3. Rear view mirror : Ford the "automobileer" in 1900 -- 4. Who can't afford a fordmobile? -- 5. Hunka tin -- 6. The five dollar day -- 7. Rearview mirror : the crystal palace in 1914 -- 8. War on several fronts -- 9. Joy ride -- 10. Farewell, lizzie -- 11. Chronicle of the neglected truth -- 12. The little man in the basement -- 13. Rearview mirror : the crown prince at work and at play -- 14. Airships and time machines -- 15. An invitation to organize -- 16. Bullets and frescoes -- 17. A matter of style -- 18. The overpass -- 19. Rearview mirror : battling "Fordism" in 1937 -- 20. A new social order -- 21. You know how father is -- 22. Running on empty -- 23. Rearview mirror : the last years of the flivver king
Control code
20216310
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
v, 313 pages
Isbn
9780471234876
Isbn Type
(Cloth)
Lccn
2003004786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InDan)57771
  • F0F0E7FC702F440D9E04318514821241
  • (IMchF)fol08861608
Label
Henry and Edsel : the creation of the Ford Empire, Richard Bak
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/wiley031/2003004786.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Farmboy, tinkerer -- 2. The horse is gone -- 3. Rear view mirror : Ford the "automobileer" in 1900 -- 4. Who can't afford a fordmobile? -- 5. Hunka tin -- 6. The five dollar day -- 7. Rearview mirror : the crystal palace in 1914 -- 8. War on several fronts -- 9. Joy ride -- 10. Farewell, lizzie -- 11. Chronicle of the neglected truth -- 12. The little man in the basement -- 13. Rearview mirror : the crown prince at work and at play -- 14. Airships and time machines -- 15. An invitation to organize -- 16. Bullets and frescoes -- 17. A matter of style -- 18. The overpass -- 19. Rearview mirror : battling "Fordism" in 1937 -- 20. A new social order -- 21. You know how father is -- 22. Running on empty -- 23. Rearview mirror : the last years of the flivver king
Control code
20216310
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
v, 313 pages
Isbn
9780471234876
Isbn Type
(Cloth)
Lccn
2003004786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InDan)57771
  • F0F0E7FC702F440D9E04318514821241
  • (IMchF)fol08861608

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