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

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

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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
Statement of responsibility
Mark R. Finlay
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Language
eng
Summary
'Growing American Rubber' explores America's quest during tense decades of the 20th century to identify a viable source of domestic rubber. Straddling international revolutions and world wars, this history chronicles efforts of leaders in business, science, and government to sever American dependence on foreign suppliers
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • 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
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Growing American rubber : strategic plants and the politics of national security, Mark R. Finlay
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5hhx8h
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-306) and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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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1 online resource (xiii, 317 pages)
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online
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9780813548708
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations.
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remote

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