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The Resource Growing American rubber : strategic plants and the politics of national security, Mark R. Finlay, (electronic resource)

Growing American rubber : strategic plants and the politics of national security, Mark R. Finlay, (electronic resource)

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Growing American rubber : strategic plants and the politics of national security
Title
Growing American rubber
Title remainder
strategic plants and the politics of national security
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Mark R. Finlay
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eng
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MiAaPQ
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Studies in modern science, technology, and the environment
Growing American rubber : strategic plants and the politics of national security, Mark R. Finlay, (electronic resource)
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Growing American rubber : strategic plants and the politics of national security, Mark R. Finlay, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-306) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The American dependence on imported rubber : the lessons of revolution and war, 1911-1922 -- Domestic rubber crops in an era of nationalism and internationalism -- Thomas Edison and the challenges of the new rubber crops -- The nadir of rubber crop research, 1928-1941 -- Crops in war : rubber plant research on the grand scale -- Sustainable rubber from grain : the Gillette Committee and the battles over synthetic rubber -- Resistance to domestic rubber crops and the decline of the Emergency Rubber Project -- From domestic rubber crops to biotechnology
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Extent
xiii, 317 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
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ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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