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American icon

Bryce G. Hoffman

American icon

Alan Mulally and the fight to save Ford Motor Company

by Bryce G. Hoffman

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Crown Business in New York .
Written in English

  • Automobile industry and trade,
  • Ford Motor Company,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Bryce G. Hoffman
    LC ClassificationsHD9710.U54 F636 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25033224M
    ISBN 109780307886057, 9780307886071
    LC Control Number2011037155

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