Today, John Deere is remembered-some say mistakenly-as the inventor of the steel plow. Who was this legendary man and how did he create the internationally renowned company that still bears his name?
ISBN10 : 9780875803364 , ISBN13 : 0875803369
Page Number : 204
First Published in 2015. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.
ISBN10 : 1317457404 , ISBN13 : 9781317457404
Page Number : 1400
Back in the 1830s, who was a young blacksmith from Vermont, about to make his mark on American history? John Deere, that’s who! Who moved to Illinois, where farmers were struggling to plow through t
ISBN10 : 1250158311 , ISBN13 : 9781250158314
Page Number : 40
Exploring the significance of places that built our cultural past, this guide is a lens into historical sites spanning the entire history of the United States, from Acoma Pueblo to Ground Zero. • Co
ISBN10 : 1610697502 , ISBN13 : 9781610697507
Page Number : 810
Born in Rutland, Vermont, John Deere served a four-year apprenticeship to a blacksmith and worked in that trade until 1837. The implements being used by pioneer farmers of that day were cumbersome and
ISBN10 : 082256579X , ISBN13 : 9780822565796
Page Number : 48
Whether hailed as heroes or cast as threats to social order, entrepreneurs--and their innovations--have had an enormous influence on the growth and prosperity of nations. The Invention of Enterprise g
ISBN10 : 1400833582 , ISBN13 : 9781400833580
Page Number : 584
A riveting look at the financial cycles in American economic history from colonial times to the present day, with an eye on the similarities and differences between past and present conditions as anal
ISBN10 : 1598849468 , ISBN13 : 9781598849462
Page Number : 919
Veins of iron run deep in the history of America. Iron making began almost as soon as European settlement, with the establishment of the first ironworks in colonial Massachusetts. Yet it was Great Bri
ISBN10 : 0226448592 , ISBN13 : 9780226448596
Page Number : 334
Carolrhoda's best-selling Creative Minds Biographies series appeals to a wide range of readers. Written in story format, these biographies also include inviting black-and-white illustrations.
ISBN10 : 9780876149096 , ISBN13 : 0876149093
Page Number : 64
A nuanced understanding of modernization in nineteenth-century Brazil that demonstrates Brazilian commitment to technological innovation.
ISBN10 : 1107100569 , ISBN13 : 9781107100565
Page Number : 254