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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

Label
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
229667
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pelfrey, William
Dewey number
338.7/6292/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9710.U54
LC item number
G47544 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • General Motors Corporation
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Businesspeople
  • Durant, William Crapo
  • Sloan, Alfred P. 1861-1947
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18285375
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 315 pages
Isbn
9780814408698
Lccn
2005024657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780814408698
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362777
  • (OCoLC)61362777
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18285375
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 315 pages
Isbn
9780814408698
Lccn
2005024657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780814408698
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362777
  • (OCoLC)61362777

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