We called it mag-nificent : Dow Chemical and magnesium, 1916-1998 / E.N. Brandt.

Author
Brandt, E. N. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, [2013]
Description
160 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Star shells -- Dowmetal pistons and the Indy 500 -- Willard and the gondolas -- Dow goes down to the sea -- How to make magnesium out of seawater -- Faced government -- The Hanawalt era -- The hazards of coastal Texas -- Hot stuff -- Mag mountain -- The nineteen seventies -- Havoc in the market place -- A non-event.
ISBN
  • 9781611860757 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 161186075X (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2012028148
OCLC
806521399
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