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City of steel : how Pittsburgh became the world's steelmaking capital during the Carnegie era

Kobus, Ken author.

Lanham ; Boulder ; New York ; London : Rowman & Littlefield 2015

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  • Title:
    City of steel : how Pittsburgh became the world's steelmaking capital during the Carnegie era
  • Author: Kobus, Ken author.
  • Subjects: Steel industry and trade -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh -- History -- 20th century; g Metal trade; Iron industry and trade; Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- History -- 20th century; History
  • Description: Pt. I: Pittsburgh enters the metals industry -- Wrought iron and puddling -- Crucible steel -- Pt. II: The beginnings of smelting - a trinity of iron -- Fuels and transportation -- Iron -- Pt. III: The move to mass-produced steelmaking -- The Bessemers arrive at Braddock -- Pittsburgh Bessemer Steel Company and open hearth steelmaking -- Duquesne -- Pt. IV: Analysis -- Summation.
  • Publisher: Lanham ; Boulder ; New York ; London : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Creation Date: 2015
  • Format: xv, 299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-284) and index.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN9781442231344 ;ISBN1442231343
  • Source: 01NRTHIOW ALMA
  • Alma MMS ID: 991006774749702841

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