I Invented the Modern Age

I Invented the Modern Age

The Rise of Henry Ford

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Baker & Taylor
A lively account of Henry Ford's invention of the Model-T places his innovations against a backdrop of a steam-powered world and offers insight into his innate mechanical talents and pioneering work in internal combustion, describing his indelible impact on American culture and the perplexing subsequent changes in his personality. (biography & autobiography).

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An account of Henry Ford's invention of the Model-T offers insight into his mechanical talents and pioneering work in internal combustion, describing his impact on American culture and the perplexing subsequent changes in his personality.

Center Point Large Print Books
From an acclaimed popular historian comes a fresh, meticulous, and entertaining account of Henry Ford and his invention of the Model T — the machine that defined the dawning age in America.

Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2013
Edition: Center Point large print edition
ISBN: 9781611738278
161173827X
Characteristics: 551 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

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a5a22406 Apr 29, 2014

Very pleased with this book. To read about America, and the world, transitioning from the horse-drawn carriage to the motorcar is fascinating. A terrific read.

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Nov 02, 2013

I Invented the Modern Age: The Rise of Henry Ford. --- by --- Richard Snow.Snow, a prolific historian has put together a biography, or so it is called, of Henry Ford. By turns gifted with an analytic mind and then, in his later life, vindictive and unforgiving, this gripping biography is, likewise, a biography of the Ford Motor Company and the impact of the automobile in America.For those with an interest in those topics, this book will make a welcomed addition to their reading list.

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