Ford in the service of America : mass production for the military during the world wars (eBook, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Ford in the service of America : mass production for the military during the world wars

Author: Timothy J O'Callaghan
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ford Motor Company's products during World Wars I and II: jeeps, Eagle Boats, B-24 Liberators, squad tents, the ultra precision gun director, tanks, and aircraft engines. Details of how Ford produced each product are included. During both wars, Ford used precision manufacturing methods and innovative designs and procedures, increasing quality while lowering production costs"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
O'Callaghan, Timothy J., 1930-
Ford in the service of America.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2009
(DLC) 2009027032
(OCoLC)368029737
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy J O'Callaghan
OCLC Number: 761165630
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 198 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Timothy J. O'Callaghan.

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Presents the history of the Ford Motor Company's achievements and numerous products during World Wars I and II. This work demonstrates how, in addition to well-known contributions like jeeps, Eagle  Read more...

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