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The Resource Sixty to zero : an inside look at the collapse of General Motors--and the Detroit auto industry, Alex Taylor III ; foreword by Mike Jackson

Sixty to zero : an inside look at the collapse of General Motors--and the Detroit auto industry, Alex Taylor III ; foreword by Mike Jackson

Label
Sixty to zero : an inside look at the collapse of General Motors--and the Detroit auto industry
Title
Sixty to zero
Title remainder
an inside look at the collapse of General Motors--and the Detroit auto industry
Statement of responsibility
Alex Taylor III ; foreword by Mike Jackson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collapse of General Motors captured headlines in early 2009, but as Alex Taylor III writes in this in-depth dissection of the automaker's undoing, GM's was a meltdown forty years in the making. Drawing on more than thirty years of experience and insight as an automotive industry reporter, as well as personal relationships with many of the leading players, Taylor reveals the many missteps of GM and its competitors
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Alex
Dewey number
338.7/62920973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9710.U54
LC item number
G47574 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • General Motors Corporation
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Bankruptcy
Label
Sixty to zero : an inside look at the collapse of General Motors--and the Detroit auto industry, Alex Taylor III ; foreword by Mike Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
GM at the peak -- Growing up in the car-crazy fifties -- Cracks in GM's edifice -- Insecure colossus: the Roger Smith era -- Ford speeds up -- The Saturn moonshot -- Lee Iacocca, blemishes and all -- Bob Stempel and the crisis of '92 -- Jack Smith's unfinished revolution -- Bob Eaton's big score -- GM on cruise control -- Succession battles at Ford -- Wagoner takes over -- Nasser, Ford, and Mulally -- The legend of Lutz -- The uneven legacy of Lee -- GM's inevitable collapse -- The end of the road
Control code
462905213
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 254 pages
Isbn
9780300158687
Isbn Type
(clothbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009052163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Sixty to zero : an inside look at the collapse of General Motors--and the Detroit auto industry, Alex Taylor III ; foreword by Mike Jackson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
GM at the peak -- Growing up in the car-crazy fifties -- Cracks in GM's edifice -- Insecure colossus: the Roger Smith era -- Ford speeds up -- The Saturn moonshot -- Lee Iacocca, blemishes and all -- Bob Stempel and the crisis of '92 -- Jack Smith's unfinished revolution -- Bob Eaton's big score -- GM on cruise control -- Succession battles at Ford -- Wagoner takes over -- Nasser, Ford, and Mulally -- The legend of Lutz -- The uneven legacy of Lee -- GM's inevitable collapse -- The end of the road
Control code
462905213
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 254 pages
Isbn
9780300158687
Isbn Type
(clothbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009052163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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