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The Dodge Brothers - The Men, the Motor Cars and the Legacy

by Charles K. Hyde Code: 20859 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publication date: 01/07/2005 Availability: Sold Out Price: AU $74.95
Charles K. Hyde's book The Dodge Brothers: The Men, the Motor Cars, and the Legacy is the first scholarly study of the Dodge brothers and their company, chronicling their lives-from their childhood in Niles, Michigan, to their long years of learning the machinist's trade in Battle Creek, Port Huron, Detroit, and Windsor, Ontario-and examining their influence on automotive manufacturing and marketing trends in the early part of the twentieth century. Hyde details the brothers' civic contributions to Detroit, their hiring of minorities and women, and their often anonymous charitable contributions to local organizations. Hyde puts the Dodge brothers' lives and accomplishments in perspective by indicating their long-term influence, which has continued long after their deaths.
Format: Hardback
Pages: 256
Availability: Sold Out
Publication date: 01/07/2005
Country of publication: UNITED STATES
Weight: 766 g
Dimensions: 254mm X 178mm
Code: 20859