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Originally published in hardcover in 1953, by Harcourt, Brace & Company. "From the automatic flour mills of Oliver Evans to Henry Ford's system of mass production, this is the adventurous and exciting story of the ingenious men whose inventions and enterprise welded a struggling young country into a great industrial nation." 166 pages (including index) + 2 pages of listings for other Mentor/Signet Key titles. Rubbing, reading crease, edgewear, small chip to edge of pgs. listing other titles (does not interfere with text), tanning, general wear.
Title: Machines That Built America
Edition: 1st Signet edition
Publisher: Signet Key Ks327: 1955
Book Condition: Good
Size: Sextodecimo -- from 5.75" to 6.75"
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 007956
Keywords: ROGER BURLINGAME, OLIVER EVANS, FLOUR MILLS, HENRY FORD, AUTOMOBILES, AUTOMATION, ASSEMBLY LINES, INVENTIONS, MASS PRODUCTION, MACHINES, INVENTORS, INDUSTRY, INDUSTRIALIZATION, VINTAGE PAPERBACKS, COLLECTIBLE PAPERBACK, FACTORY, FACTORIES