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Car Guys vs. Bean Counters: The Battle for the Soul of American Business
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ean: 9781452602936, isbn: 145260293X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
In 2001, General Motors hired Bob Lutz out of retirement with a mandate to save the company by making great cars again. He launched a war against penny pinching, office politics, turf wars, and risk avoidance. After declaring bankruptcy during the re...
The FLivver King: The Story of Ford-America
By Synergy International of the Americas, Ltd
ean: 9781934568392, isbn: 1934568392,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 81 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 depi...
Japan and the Global Automotive Industry
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ean: 9780521866873, isbn: 0521866871,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 52 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 sys...
My Life and Work (Akasha Classic Series)
ean: 9781605121260, isbn: 1605121266,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 159 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...
Automotive Giants Of America
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ean: 9781406753530, isbn: 140675353X,
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and...
Urban Outlaw: Dirt Don't Slow You Down
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mpn: 26693625, ean: 9780593077856, isbn: 0593077857,
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Magnus Walker is one of life’s originals. Serial entrepreneur, fashion designer, TV presenter, motivational speaker, and one of the world’s most prolific Porsche collectors, the dreadlocked, tattooed hoarder of individual creativity is a very mod...
Iacocca: An Autobiography
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780553384970, isbn: 055338497X,
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He’s an American legend, a straight-shooting businessman who brought Chrysler back from the brink and in the process became a media celebrity, newsmaker, and a man many had urged to run for president.The son of Italian immigrants, Lee Iacocca rose ...
Mini and Micro-Cars: Yesterday.Today.and Tomorrow
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ean: 9781600470677, isbn: 160047067X,
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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 ...
Global Alliances in the Motor Vehicle Industry
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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...
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 267 reviews
Politicians, voters, executives, and employees all want the answer to one question: How can America compete with cheap foreign labor, and restore skilled, well-paying jobs to our economy? American Drive answers that question.An executive with nearly ...
The End of Detroit: How the Big Three Lost Their Grip on the American Car Market
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ean: 9780385507691, isbn: 0385507690,
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An in-depth, hard-hitting account of the mistakes, miscalculations and myopia that have doomed America’s automobile industry.In the 1990s, Detroit’s Big Three automobile companies were riding high. The introduction of the minivan and the SUV had ...
Achieving Public-Private Partnership in the Transport Sector
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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 ...
The Chinese Auto Industry: Taming the Dragon
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ean: 9783836416320, isbn: 3836416328,
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The auto industry is no longer confined to our small corner of the world. China currently has the highest sales-growth in the world's automobile industry. As a major player in global supply chain, China's economic development and change affect operat...
Science SQC, New Quality Control Principle: The Quality Strategy of Toyota
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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...
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,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 23 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...
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