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The Resource Becoming the Arsenal : the American Industrial Mobilization for World War II, 1938-1942

Becoming the Arsenal : the American Industrial Mobilization for World War II, 1938-1942

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Becoming the Arsenal : the American Industrial Mobilization for World War II, 1938-1942
Title
Becoming the Arsenal
Title remainder
the American Industrial Mobilization for World War II, 1938-1942
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Becoming the Arsenal discusses one of the three signal events that transformed the relationship of government and the private sector in directing the American economy. The first was the Great Depression and the government's New Deal recovery program. The second was the gradual abandonment of the monetary Gold Standard, or the "floating" of the dollar between 1933 and the 1970s. Third, and least appreciated, was the mobilization of the American economy to confront the threat of the Axis ascendancy inWorld War II. Becoming the Arsenal places the events of this economic mobilization in its politi
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Cataloging source
MERUC
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Carew, Michael G
Dewey number
330.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC110.D4C37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Industrial mobilization
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Economic history
  • Economic policy
  • Economics
  • Industrial mobilization
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Label
Becoming the Arsenal : the American Industrial Mobilization for World War II, 1938-1942
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Becoming the Arsenal; Contents; Tables; Preface; Part One: THE MARCH TO WAR, 1939-41; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: The Specter of World War I Industrial Mobilization; Chapter Three: The Reality of the Empty Arsenal; Chapter Four: Building an Economic-Military Consensus; Part Two: WORLD WAR I AND THE GROWTH OF A MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL ECONOMY; Chapter Five: American Economic Evolution, 1900-1950; Chapter Six: World War I and Military Mobilization; Chapter Seven: Military Tradition and Modern War; Chapter Eight: Planning Industrial Mobilization, 1920-1939
  • Chapter Nine: The Economic and Industrial Platform, 1941--The General American EconomyChapter Ten: The Struggle to Define Preparedness and the Victory Plan; Chapter Eleven: The Economic Consequences of Pearl Harbor; Chapter Twelve: The Military-Civilian Contention; Chapter Thirteen: Becoming the Arsenal; Bibliography; Index
Control code
700680935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (341 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761846703
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700680935
Label
Becoming the Arsenal : the American Industrial Mobilization for World War II, 1938-1942
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Becoming the Arsenal; Contents; Tables; Preface; Part One: THE MARCH TO WAR, 1939-41; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: The Specter of World War I Industrial Mobilization; Chapter Three: The Reality of the Empty Arsenal; Chapter Four: Building an Economic-Military Consensus; Part Two: WORLD WAR I AND THE GROWTH OF A MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL ECONOMY; Chapter Five: American Economic Evolution, 1900-1950; Chapter Six: World War I and Military Mobilization; Chapter Seven: Military Tradition and Modern War; Chapter Eight: Planning Industrial Mobilization, 1920-1939
  • Chapter Nine: The Economic and Industrial Platform, 1941--The General American EconomyChapter Ten: The Struggle to Define Preparedness and the Victory Plan; Chapter Eleven: The Economic Consequences of Pearl Harbor; Chapter Twelve: The Military-Civilian Contention; Chapter Thirteen: Becoming the Arsenal; Bibliography; Index
Control code
700680935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (341 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780761846703
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700680935

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