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Author Halberstam, David.

Title The reckoning / David Halberstam.

Publication Info. New York : Morrow, [1986]
©1986

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Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  629.2 H12    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  338.47 HAL    In Transit +1 HOLD
 Portland Public Library - Adult Department  338.476292 HAL    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  338.476 H157R    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 752 pages ; 25 cm
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [735]-740.
Contents Maxwell's warning -- Amaya surveys the oil age -- Detroit's bleak winter of 1982 -- The founder -- The destroyer -- The victor -- The banker -- The turning point -- The crushing of Masuda -- Tough little rich boy -- The whiz kids -- Ford goes public -- The quiet man -- The Gaijin teachers -- The engineer -- The first victory -- Deming finds an audience -- Henry Kaiser tries Detroit -- The organizer -- The Mustang -- The rivals -- The statue -- The boss -- The pioneer -- The liberation of Yukata Katayama -- The Emperor Shioji -- War and oil -- Henry Ford besieged -- The alienated -- Citizen Nader -- Datsun saves -- The struggle at the top -- Big cars again -- A vacancy at Chrysler -- The arrivistes -- Greathouse in Tokyo -- A man of the system -- Hard times come home -- The fall of a free trader -- Amaya ends an era -- The defection of Marvin Runyon -- The hammer and the nail -- A grateful worker -- Bonus time again -- The scion -- The new American hero -- The raiders -- OPEC unravels -- The upstarts -- The jobs depart -- Instant replay : the rise of Korea -- The venerables -- The reckoning -- The past becomes the future.
Subject Automobile industry and trade -- United States.
Automobiles -- United States -- Fuel consumption.
Petroleum industry and trade -- United States.
Energy consumption -- United States.
ISBN 0688048382
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