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The Resource Billy, Alfred, and General Motors : the story of two unique men, a legendary company, and a remarkable time in American history, William Pelfrey

Billy, Alfred, and General Motors : the story of two unique men, a legendary company, and a remarkable time in American history, William Pelfrey

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Billy, Alfred, and General Motors : the story of two unique men, a legendary company, and a remarkable time in American history
Title
Billy, Alfred, and General Motors
Title remainder
the story of two unique men, a legendary company, and a remarkable time in American history
Statement of responsibility
William Pelfrey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pelfrey tells the story of Billy Durant, GM's founder, and Alfred Sloan, his successor, and their work to build the company, and its relationship with Henry Ford, Ransom Olds, Henry Leland, Walter Chrysler, and others in the auto industry, focusing on the first quarter of the twentieth century. Pelfrey is former director of executive communications at GM. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Biography type
individual biography
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229667
Cataloging source
DLC
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Pelfrey, William
Dewey number
338.762920973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • General Motors Corporation
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Businesspeople
  • Durant, William Crapo
  • Sloan, Alfred P.
Target audience
adult
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the story of two unique men, a legendary company, and a remarkable time in American history
Label
Billy, Alfred, and General Motors : the story of two unique men, a legendary company, and a remarkable time in American history, William Pelfrey
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024657.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-302) and index
Control code
ocm61362777
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 315 p.
Isbn
9780814408698
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005024657
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Billy, Alfred, and General Motors : the story of two unique men, a legendary company, and a remarkable time in American history, William Pelfrey
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024657.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-302) and index
Control code
ocm61362777
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 315 p.
Isbn
9780814408698
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005024657
Other physical details
ill.

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