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Steel: From Mine to Mill, the Metal that Made America

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Steel provides the backbone for modern civilization - read all about its history, journey, and place in the world.

What is steel? How does it work? Why has it been so important? Who are the people who make it? How do they make it? Steel: From Mine to Mill, the Metal that Made America answers these questions.

Improperly understood until about 150 years ago and available until
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Hardcover, 304 pages
Published July 7th 2015 by Zenith Press (first published May 30th 2015)
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Matt G Kangas
Aug 19, 2015 Matt G Kangas rated it it was amazing
I began reading to gain insight into the economic woes of America's industrial heartland. I finished with huge appreciation for steel, the material itself, and seeing echoes of the steel industry's missteps in almost every mature industry I can think of.
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