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The Yugo: The Rise and Fall of the Worst Car in History
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780809098958, isbn: 0809098954,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
Six months after its American introduction in 1985, the Yugo was a punch line; within a year, it was a staple of late-night comedy. By 2000, NPR's Car Talk declared it "the worst car of the millennium." And for most Americans that's where the story...
Mini and Micro-Cars: Yesterday.Today.and Tomorrow
By Brand: Wasteland Press
ean: 9781600470677, isbn: 160047067X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
Probably born with high octane coursing through his veins, and 10W30 in his brain, this unrepentant-piston-head is into everything that has to do with the automobile. He remembers as a teenager staying up many-a-night to doodle cars! A collection of ...
Kenosha's Jeffery & Rambler Automobiles (Images of America)
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ean: 9781467128643, isbn: 1467128643,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
The Thomas B. Jeffery Company existed as an automobile maker from 1902 to 1916 and in that short span created a corporate foundation that would lead to successor firms Nash Motors, Nash-Kelvinator, American Motors, and Jeep. Thomas Jeffery named his ...
Once Upon a Car: The Fall and Resurrection of America's Big Three Automakers-GM, Ford, and Chrysler
By William Morrow Paperbacks
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ean: 9780061845635, isbn: 0061845639,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
Once Upon a Car is the fascinating epic story of the rise, fall, and rebirth of the Big Three U.S. automakers, General Motors, Ford, and Chrysler. Written by Bill Vlasic, the Detroit bureau chief for the New York Times and acclaimed author of Taken f...
My Life and Work (Akasha Classic Series)
ean: 9781605121260, isbn: 1605121266,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
Henry Ford, founder of the Ford Motor Company, lays out the secret of his success in My Life and Work. Born in 1863, Ford was a machinist and engineer by trade, but made his name as an extraordinarily successful businessman who, more than any other i...
American Vanguard: The United Auto Workers during the Reuther Years, 1935-1970
By Wayne State University Press
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ean: 9780814332979, isbn: 0814332978,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
The struggles and victories of the UAW form an important chapter in the story of American democracy. American Vanguard is the first and only history of the union available for both general and academic audiences. In this thorough and engaging narrati...
Global Alliances in the Motor Vehicle Industry
ean: 9781567203462, isbn: 1567203469,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
The globalization of the motor vehicle industry―specifically, cars and light trucks―has engendered new forms of competition and cooperation with less regard for national boundaries than ever before. The DaimlerChrysler merger, the GM-Toyota joint...
The FLivver King: The Story of Ford-America
By Synergy International of the Americas, Ltd
ean: 9781934568392, isbn: 1934568392,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
This novel describes the working class day-to-day struggle for economic justice. The book was written in 1937 to aid the formation of the 'United Auto Workers' (UAW). It is a continuation of Sinclair's famous novel "The Jungle". Again,this novel d...
Reinventing the Automobile: Personal Urban Mobility for the 21st Century (The MIT Press)
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mpn: 84 b&w illus., ean: 9780262528450, isbn: 0262528452,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
How to leave behind our unwieldy, gas-guzzling, carbon dioxide–emitting vehicles for cars that are green, smart, connected, and fun. This book provides a long-overdue vision for a new automobile era. The cars we drive today follow the same underlyi...
Achieving Public-Private Partnership in the Transport Sector
By Brand: iUniverse, Inc.
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ean: 9780595312054, isbn: 0595312055,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
Achieving Public-Private Partnership in the Transport Sector reviews current trends in transport partnerships and provides detailed case studies of three recent partnership projects:The M1 / M15 Motorway in Western Hungary, a 56.3-kilometer, US $330 ...
Legacy: Walter Chrysler Jr. and the Untold Story of Norfolk's Chrysler Museum of Art
By Brand: University of Virginia Press
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ean: 9780813927183, isbn: 0813927188,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
The Norfolk museum that would one day bear the Chrysler name was always a good museum of its kind, home to a respectable collection serving a smallish city. But when Norfolk native Jean Outland married Walter Chrysler, heir to the automobile manufact...
Japan and the Global Automotive Industry
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521866873, isbn: 0521866871,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
The Japanese automotive industry enjoyed spectacular success in the 1980s. This was largely due to the so-called 'Lean Production System' - the combination of an efficient production system, an effective supplier system, and a product development s...
Preston Tucker and His Battle to Build the Car of Tomorrow
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ean: 9780912777733, isbn: 0912777737,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
After World War II, the American automobile industry was reeling. Having spent years building tanks and airplanes for the army, the car companies would need years more to retool their production to meet the demands of the American public, for whom th...
Science SQC, New Quality Control Principle: The Quality Strategy of Toyota
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mpn: biography, ean: 9784431202516, isbn: 443120251X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
The book explains the systematic structure and practical use of the new SQC application that systematically and organizationally enhances the corporate management key for the 21st century. Departing from the conventional statistical application of SQ...
General Motors and the Nazis: The Struggle for Control of Opel, Europe’s Biggest Carmaker
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mpn: 1, black & white illustrations, ean: 9780300106343, isbn: 0300106343,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
This book, the first ever based on unrestricted access to General Motors’ internal records, documents the giant American corporation’s dealings with the Third Reich. GM purchased Opel, Europe’s largest automaker, in the 1920s and continued to h...