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A War Job "Thought Impossible" by  Wesley Winans Stout - First Edition - 1945 - from Riverwash Books and Biblio.com

A War Job "Thought Impossible"

by Stout, Wesley Winans

Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Detroit, Michigan: Chrysler Corporation. Good+ with No dust jacket as issued. 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. 51 pp. Photos. Drawings. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Small stains to covers. Front endpapers worn through in spots. The story of how Chrysler took on and mastered the task of turning out the precision Sperry gyrocompass during WWII. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
  • Bookseller: Riverwash Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: TECH0428
  • Title: A War Job "Thought Impossible"
  • Author: Stout, Wesley Winans
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good+ with No dust jacket as issued
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Chrysler Corporation
  • Place: Detroit, Michigan
  • Date published: 1945
  • Keywords: World War Two, Second World War, Gyroscope, Sperry Gyroscope, SHIPS, NAVY
  • Bookseller catalogs: Technology & Engineering;
  • Subjects: TECHNOLOGY / Engineering / General;

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