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Nylon and bombs : DuPont and the march of modern America / Pap A. Ndiaye ; translated by Elborg Forster.

Author/creator Ndiaye, Pap
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBaltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.
Description289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Supplemental Content Publisher description
Supplemental Content Contributor biographical information
Uniform titleDu nylon et des bombes. English
Series Studies in industry and society
Studies in industry and society. ^A139718
Contents DuPont and the rise of chemical engineering -- From ammonia to nylon : technologies and careers -- Culture and politics at DuPont before World War II -- The forgetten engineers of the bomb -- The heyday and decline of chemical enineering.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [235]-281) and index.
LCCN 2006004143
ISBN9780801884443 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN0801884446 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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