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The Resource Fordlandia : the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city, Greg Grandin

Fordlandia : the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city, Greg Grandin

Label
Fordlandia : the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city
Title
Fordlandia
Title remainder
the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city
Statement of responsibility
Greg Grandin
Title variation
Fordlandia
Title variation remainder
the rise and fall of Henry Fords forgotten jungle city
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The stunning, never-before-told story of the quixotic attempt to recreate small-town America in the heart of the Amazon, "Fordlandia" depicts a desperate quest to salvage the bygone America that the Ford factory system did much to dispatch
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
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322713
Cataloging source
DLC
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1962-
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Grandin, Greg
Dewey number
  • 307.76/8098115
  • 981
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2651.F55
LC item number
G72 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Fordlândia (Brazil)
  • Planned communities
  • Rubber plantations
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Ford, Henry
  • Brazil
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city
Label
Fordlandia : the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city, Greg Grandin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [373]-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 416 pages
Isbn
9780805082364
Lccn
2008049642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 276930372
  • (OCoLC)276930372
Label
Fordlandia : the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city, Greg Grandin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [373]-398) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 416 pages
Isbn
9780805082364
Lccn
2008049642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 276930372
  • (OCoLC)276930372

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