Industrial America in the world war
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Industrial America in the world war the strategy behind the line, 1917-1918 by Grosvenor B. Clarkson

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston and New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. -- War Industries Board

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Edition Notes

Statementby Grosvenor B. Clarkson, with an introduction by Georges Clemenceau.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii,573p.
Number of Pages573
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14071968M

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About the Book. For the centenary of America's entry into World War I, A. Scott Berg presents a landmark anthology of American writing from the cataclysmic conflict that set the course of the 20th century. "Situated at or near the top of America's long list . Contents: Mobilization activities before Pearl Harbor day; education for mobilization; interwar planning for industrial mobilization; mobilizing for war: ; the war production board; the controlled materials plan; the office of war mobilization & reconversion; U.S. production in World War II; balancing military & civilian needs; overcoming raw material scarcities; maritime . In this article, Mike Kubic, a former correspondent of Newsweek, discusses the role of industry in the United States in World War II. The demands of participating in the second World War revitalized American industry and made the United States a global leader in production. The enhanced warships and aircrafts provided by the United States were crucial to securing victory .   The Industrial Revolution, which took place from the 18th to 19th centuries, was a period during which predominantly agrarian, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial and urban.