Coverart for item
The Resource The vagabonds : the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip, Jeff Guinn

The vagabonds : the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip, Jeff Guinn

Label
The vagabonds : the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip
Title
The vagabonds
Title remainder
the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Guinn
Title variation
Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip
Title variation remainder
the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edisons ten-year road trip
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A brilliant portrait of two American giants, Thomas Edison and Henry Ford, and America entering the automobile age, told through the fascinating but little-known narrative of the summer road trips taken by Edison and Ford"--
Summary
Explains how two American business giants—Henry Ford and Thomas Edison—and their annual summer sojourns introduced the road trip to American culture and made the automobile an essential part of modern life, even as their own relationship altered dramatically
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10785303
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guinn, Jeff
Dewey number
917.304/9130922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TL140.F6
LC item number
G85 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ford, Henry
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Automobile engineers
  • Businessmen
  • Inventors
  • Automobile travel
  • Vacations
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip
Label
The vagabonds : the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip, Jeff Guinn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-288) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Paris, Michigan : mid-August 1923 -- 1914 -- 1915 -- 1916 -- 1918 -- 1919 -- 1920 -- 1921 -- Interlude : November 1921-June 1923 -- 1923 -- 1924 -- Jep Bisbee is famous
Control code
2018053698
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
306 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501159305
Lccn
2018053698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056741043
Label
The vagabonds : the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's ten-year road trip, Jeff Guinn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-288) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Paris, Michigan : mid-August 1923 -- 1914 -- 1915 -- 1916 -- 1918 -- 1919 -- 1920 -- 1921 -- Interlude : November 1921-June 1923 -- 1923 -- 1924 -- Jep Bisbee is famous
Control code
2018053698
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
306 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781501159305
Lccn
2018053698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056741043

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.2713021 -97.7460168
    • North Village BranchBorrow it
      2505 Steck Ave, Austin, TX, 78757, US
      30.362144 -97.7305032
    • Old Quarry BranchBorrow it
      7051 Village Center Dr., Austin, TX, 78731, US
      30.3529975 -97.7551561
Processing Feedback ...