The People S Tycoon

Author: Steven Watts
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0375707255
Size: 32.37 MB
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Ford was the entrepreneur who first made the automobile affordable but who grew skeptical of consumerism's corrosive impact on moral values, an employer who insisted on a living wage for his workers but stridently opposed unions, who ...

I Invented The Modern Age

Author: Richard Snow
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451645570
Size: 50.20 MB
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A lively account of Henry Ford's invention of the Model-T places his innovations against a backdrop of a steam-powered world and offers insight into his innate mechanical talents and pioneering work in internal combustion, describing his ...

Fordlandia

Author: Greg Grandin
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1429938013
Size: 12.38 MB
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Fordlandia is a 2009 National Book Award Finalist for Nonfiction.

Upton Sinclair And The Other American Century

Author: Kevin Mattson
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9781620457221
Size: 31.26 MB
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This is a thoughtful, provocative, and gripping account of an important figure who appeared equal parts intellectual, propagandist, and political combatant as he struggled to illuminate the 'other American century' inhabited by the poor and ...

Self Help Messiah

Author: Steven Watts
Publisher: Other Press, LLC
ISBN: 159051503X
Size: 12.75 MB
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Self-help Messiah tells the story of Carnegie’s personal journey and how it gave rise to the movement of self-help and personal reinvention.

Henry Ford

Author: Samuel S. Marquis
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814333679
Size: 29.27 MB
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A reprint of the rare and controversial biography of Henry Ford, first published in 1923, written by Ford's close associate.

Young Henry Ford

Author: Sidney Olson
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814312247
Size: 35.30 MB
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Documentation and illustrations in this book came from the thousands of items, both monumental and inconsequential, saved by Henry Ford and presently in the collection of Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village.

Uncommon Friends

Author: James Newton
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156926201
Size: 56.22 MB
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Describes the author's friendship with five influential people and portrays their characters and personal lives

Driven

Author: Don Mitchell
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426301553
Size: 34.38 MB
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A biography of Henry Ford, the industrial visionary who changed the automobile from rich man's toy into affordable necessity.