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Friends, Families & Forays

Scenes from the Life and Times of Henry Ford

by Ford R. Bryan

An illustrated collection of essays about the various people, events, and experiments from Henry Ford’s lifetime.

Paperback
Published: June 2016
ISBN: 9780814331095
Hardback
Published: June 2016
ISBN: 9780814331088
eBOOK
Published: June 2016
ISBN: 9780814336847

Clara

Mrs. Henry Ford

By Ford R. Bryan

In telling the story of Clara Ford, author Ford Bryan also charts the course of the growing automobile industry and the life of the enigmatic man at its helm.

Paperback
Published: June 2016
ISBN: 9780814330654
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Hardback
Published: June 2016
ISBN: 9780814329986
$29.99
eBOOK
Published: June 2016
ISBN: 9780814337707

Images from the Arsenal of Democracy

Charles K. Hyde

A photographic history of the American automobile industry’s World War II defense production.

Hardback
Published: March 2014
ISBN: 9780814339817
eBOOK
Published: March 2014
ISBN: 9780814339824

David Buick's Marvelous Motor Car

The Men and the Automobile that Launched General Motors: Updated and expanded edition

Lawrence R. Gustin with Kevin M. Kirbitz

The first biography of David Buick, an important but largely forgotten auto pioneer whose last name has appeared on 40 million cars, and whose car formed the foundation for General Motors – while also telling the story of Billy Durant, the legendary savio

Paperback
Published: January 2012
ISBN: 9781466263673

Monopoly on Wheels

Henry Ford and the Selden Automobile Patent

William Greenleaf
With a New Introduction by David L. Lewis

Examines the eight-year legal fight to overturn the Selden automobile patent in the early days of the American auto industry.

Paperback
Published: March 2011
ISBN: 9780814335123
eBOOK
Published: March 2011
ISBN: 9780814335840

Storied Independent Automakers

Nash, Hudson, and American Motors

Charles K. Hyde

Explores the business history of three major independent American automakers—Nash Motor Company, the Hudson Motor Car Company, and the American Motors Company—that faced fierce competition from the "Big Three."

Hardback
Published: November 2009
ISBN: 9780814334461
eBOOK
Published: November 2009
ISBN: 9780814340868
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Maxwell Motor and the Making of the Chrysler Corporation

Anthony J. Yanik

A detailed history of Maxwell Motor Company, a medium-sized Detroit automaker that became the foundation of the Chrysler Corporation.

Hardback
Published: February 2009
ISBN: 9780814334232
eBOOK
Published: February 2009
ISBN: 9780814340851

Henry Ford

An Interpretation

Samuel S. Marquis
With an Introduction by David L. Lewis

A reprint of the rare and controversial biography of Henry Ford, first published in 1923, written by Ford’s close associate.

Paperback
Published: August 2007
ISBN: 9780814333679
eBOOK
Published: August 2007
ISBN: 9780814335376

In the Shadow of Detroit

Gordon M. McGregor, Ford of Canada, and Motoropolis

David Roberts

An automotive history title that fills a gap in common understanding of the early automobile industry in the Windsor-Detroit international region.

Hardback
Published: March 2006
ISBN: 9780814332849

My Forty Years with Ford

Charles E. Sorensen with Samuel T. Williams
Introduction by David L. Lewis

An unflinching eyewitness account of the Ford story as told by one of Henry Ford’s closest associates.

Paperback
Published: January 2006
ISBN: 9780814332795
eBOOK
Published: January 2006
ISBN: 9780814335697
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American Vanguard

The United Auto Workers during the Reuther Years, 1935-1970

John Barnard

Geared toward general readers and scholars alike, American Vanguard presents the first history of the UAW, one of America’s most significant workers’ organizations, from its origins through its period of greatest impact.

Paperback
Published: September 2005
ISBN: 9780814332979
Hardback
Published: September 2005
ISBN: 9780814329474
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The Dodge Brothers

The Men, the Motor Cars, and the Legacy

Charles K. Hyde

The first comprehensive biography of John and Horace Dodge and the history of their company, Dodge Brothers.

Hardback
Published: April 2005
ISBN: 9780814332467
eBOOK
Published: April 2005
ISBN: 9780814337806

The Fords of Dearborn

Ford R. Bryan

A new edition of this illustrated history of the Ford family and its various branches.

Hardback
Published: January 2005
ISBN: 9780972784313

Roy D. Chapin

The Man Behind the Hudson Motor Car Company

J. C. Long
With an Introduction by Charles K. Hyde

Now back in print, this is the only biography devoted to the life and career of Roy D. Chapin—one of the foremost figures in the history of Detroit's independent automotive industry.

Paperback
Published: July 2004
ISBN: 9780814331842
eBOOK
Published: July 2004
ISBN: 9780814336045

Henry's Lieutenants

Ford R. Bryan

Henry's Lieutenants features biographies of thirty-five people who served Henry Ford in a variety of capacities, and nearly all of whom contributed to his fame.

Paperback
Published: December 2003
ISBN: 9780814332139
eBOOK
Published: December 2003
ISBN: 9780814337714

Rouge

Pictured In Its Prime

Ford R. Bryan
Covering the Years 1917 - 1940

An illuminating photographic tour of Henry Ford’s famous Rouge plant—an industrial site that signifies an era’s triumph in integrated manufacturing and economic progress.

Hardback
Published: April 2003
ISBN: 9780972784306
eBOOK
Published: April 2003
ISBN: 9780814336830
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Riding the Roller Coaster

A History of the Chrysler Corporation

Charles K. Hyde

The first comprehensive history of the Chrysler Corporation, this book is intended for readers interested in the history of automobiles and of American business, and for fans and critics of Chrysler’s products.

Hardback
Published: February 2003
ISBN: 9780814330913
eBOOK
Published: February 2003
ISBN: 9780814337813

Beyond the Model T

The Other Ventures of Henry Ford

Ford R. Bryan

With over 200 photographs chosen from thousands in the collection of Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village, Beyond the Model T gives attention to Henry Ford's numerous ventures outside of the auto industry.

Paperback
Published: April 1997
ISBN: 9780814326824
eBOOK
Published: April 1997
ISBN: 9780814337738

Master of Precision

Henry M. Leland

Mrs. Wilfred C. Leland with Minnie Dubbs Millbrook
With an Introduction by Allan Nevins and Frank E. Hill

Master of Precision is the fascinating firsthand account of Henry Martyn Leland's life and work during the early days of the automobile industry.

Paperback
Published: September 1996
ISBN: 9780814326657

Henry's Attic

Some Fascinating Gifts to Henry Ford and His Museum

Ford R. Bryan
Edited by Sarah Evans

Henry's Attic provides fascinating documentation of some of the one million artifacts in the Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village.

Paperback
Published: November 1995
ISBN: 9780814326428
eBOOK
Published: November 1995
ISBN: 9780814336175

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