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Author Limbaugh, Ronald H

Title Tungsten in peace and war, 1918-1946 / Ronald H. Limbaugh

Publ Info Reno : University of Nevada Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  HD9539.T82 U475 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  HD9539.T82 U475 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HD9539 T82 U475 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 284 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Steel alloys and the rise of modern industry -- Tungsten in World War I -- From Pacific Tungsten to Nevada-Massachusetts -- Tungsten and the Great Depression -- Mining and marketing during the New Deal -- Strategic metals at the start of World War II -- American wartime metal policy and practice -- Nevada-Massachusetts in World War II -- Epilogue
LC subject Tungsten industry -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Pacific Tungsten Company -- History -- 20th century
Nevada-Massachusetts Company -- History -- 20th century
Tungsten mines and mining -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Tungsten ores -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Technological innovations -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Tungsten -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Strategic materials -- United States -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Commerce -- History -- 20th century
International trade -- History -- 20th century
ISBN 9780874178203 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0874178207 (hardcover : alk. paper)