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Author Yenne, Bill, 1949-

Title The American aircraft factory in World War II / Bill Yenne.

Imprint St. Paul, MN : Zenith Press, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection  623.746 Y39a 2006    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 x 32 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 190) and index.
Contents America's first planemakers -- Backing into World War II -- Aircraft factories go to war -- The peak of production -- Toward victory and beyond.
Summary Explores how the aircraft industry in the United States was transformed during World War II to become the center of the world's largest industry, creating more than 304,000 warplanes between 1939 and 1945, examining the policies and events that influenced this transformation and the impact ithad on the American economy.
Subject Airplane factories -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Airplane factories -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment and supplies -- Pictorial works.
Industrial mobilization -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Airplane factories. (OCoLC)fst00803047
Equipment and supplies. (OCoLC)fst01352983
Industrial mobilization. (OCoLC)fst00971373
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Illustrated works. (OCoLC)fst01423873
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Pictorial works. (OCoLC)fst01423874
Sources. (OCoLC)fst01423900
Illustrated works.
ISBN 9780760323007 (hardcover with jacket)
0760323003 (hardcover with jacket)
Standard No. 9780760323007

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