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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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Alex
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jackson, Mike
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • General Motors Corporation
  • General Motors Corporation
  • General Motors Corporation
  • General Motors Corporation
  • Detroit
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Bankruptcy
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Bankruptcy
  • Automobile industry and trade
  • Bankruptcy
  • Management
  • Michigan
  • Kraftfahrzeugindustrie
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
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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
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
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
ocn761382820
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 254 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300158885
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.12987/9780300158885
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt111c3f
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761382820
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
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
ocn761382820
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 254 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300158885
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.12987/9780300158885
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt111c3f
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761382820
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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