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Author Floyd, Barbara, author

Title The glass city : Toledo and the industry that built it / Barbara L. Floyd
Published Ann Arbor, Michigan : University of Michigan Press, 2015


Description 1 online resource (271 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Contents In search of greatness -- Boss-town -- The man and his machine -- A second revolution -- Bottles everywhere, but nothing to drink -- Building the world of tomorrow -- Expansion, energy, and the environment -- Like being nowhere at all -- Cracks in the glass city
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Libbey, Edward Drummond, 1854-1925.
Libbey, Edward Drummond, 1854-1925
Glass manufacture -- Ohio -- Toledo -- History
Businessmen -- Ohio -- Toledo -- Biography
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- General.
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI)
Economic history
Glass manufacture
Toledo (Ohio) -- History
Toledo (Ohio) -- Economic conditions
Ohio -- Toledo
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2014015521
ISBN 9780472120642