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020    1476629196|q(electronic bk.) 
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100 1  Carbone, Gerald M.,|eauthor. 
245 10 Brown & Sharpe and the measure of American industry :
       |bMaking the precision machine tools that enabled 
       manufacturing, 1833-2001 /|cGerald M. Carbone with the 
       Rhode Island Historical Society ; foreword by Steven 
       Lubar. 
264  1 Jefferson, NC :|bMcFarland and Company,|c2017. 
300    1 online resource :|billustrations. 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|bcr|2rdacarrier 
347    data file|2rda 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0  The age of steel -- Providence, Paris, Chicago -- Spoke 
       wheels, turning -- Death and succession -- Centralization 
       -- "Clean the damned place out!" -- When peppermint creams
       meet steel -- "If i had known this was coming" -- "Don't 
       we ever play a waltz" : the 1930s -- World War II: defense
       workers wanted -- War ends, another begins -- A people's 
       capitalism -- Flying into the jet age -- Retooling -- An 
       industrial eden -- Managerial capitalism and the gobal 
       corporation -- Fenced in -- The longest strike -- Locked 
       out. 
520    "Brown & Sharpe employees produced and marketed measuring 
       devices, machine tools and precision machinery, and helped
       shape Rhode Island, the nation and the modern world. The 
       history of Brown & Sharpe contains the story of the 
       Industrial Revolution in America, covering more than 150 
       years of technological development, labor history and 
       public policy, culminating in history's longest strike"--
       |cProvided by publisher. 
588 0  Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed 
       March 27, 2017). 
610 20 Brown & Sharpe Manufacturing Company. 
650  0 Machine-tool industry|zRhode Island. 
650  7 GAMES / Gambling / Sports|2bisacsh 
650  7 SPORTS & RECREATION / Business Aspects|2bisacsh 
650  7 SPORTS & RECREATION / Essays|2bisacsh 
650  7 SPORTS & RECREATION / History|2bisacsh 
650  7 SPORTS & RECREATION / Reference|2bisacsh 
650  7 TRAVEL / Special Interest / Sports|2bisacsh 
650  7 Machine-tool industry.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01004869 
651  7 Rhode Island.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01204599 
655  0 Electronic books. 
700 1  Lubar, Steven,|eauthor of foreword. 
710 2  Rhode Island Historical Society. 
914    ocn978294891 
994    92|bGTK 
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