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Storied Independent Automakers: Nash, Hudson, and American Motors

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With roots extending back to the first decade of the twentieth century, Nash Motor Company and the Hudson Motor Car Company managed to compete and even prosper as independent producers until they merged in 1954 to form the American Motors Company, which itself remained independent until it was bought in 1987 by the Chrysler Corporation. In Storied Independent Automakers, ...more
Hardcover, 307 pages
Published November 15th 2009 by Wayne State University Press (first published 2009)
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Jack D. Riner
Jun 18, 2013 rated it it was amazing
The best coverage of Nash, Hudson and AMC that I have read. Really excellently researched and provides on insights behind the men running the companies. Very readable, engaging and well written.
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Dec 28, 2014 rated it really liked it
A very enjoyable read about the US auto industry. The independents played a big role in helping the majors OEM's to where they are today - always pushing innovation and improvement
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