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American steel

Preston, Richard

American steel

hot metal men and the resurrection of the Rust Belt

by Preston, Richard

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Published by Prentice Hall Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Steel industry and trade -- United States -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Preston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9515 .P76 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 278 p. ;
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1862598M
      ISBN 10013029604X
      LC Control Number90020280

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