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Author York, M. J., 1983-

Title Henry Ford : manufacturing mogul / by M. J. York.

Imprint Edina, Minn. : Abdo Pub. Co., c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Biography  B FORD    ---  Available
Description 112 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Essential lives
Note Includes chronology.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 102) and index.
Contents The race - A born mechanic - Early successes and failures - The Model T - The assembly line - The five-dollar day - Ups and downs - Hard times - The slow descent.
Summary This book describes the life and work of Henry Ford, who mass-produced the Model T Ford which was efficient, economical, and easy to maintain, causing car ownership to grow in America.
Audience 9-12 Medialog, Inc.
Subject Ford, Henry, 1863-1947.
Ford Motor Company -- History.
Industrialists -- United States -- Biography.
Automobile industry -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781616135140

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