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3 edition of History of the Tools Division, War Production Board. found in the catalog.

History of the Tools Division, War Production Board.

Bradley Stoughton

History of the Tools Division, War Production Board.

by Bradley Stoughton

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Published by McGraw-Hill Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. War Production Board.,
    • Machine-tools.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9703.U5 S75
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 154 p.
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6049026M
      LC Control Number49008878
      OCLC/WorldCa3258126

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economy and was abolished soon after Japan's defeat in In President Roosevelt passed War Production Board (WPB) Limitation Order No. that closed down almost all of the active gold mines in the United States. The emphasis during the war was on mining base metals and other strategic metals and minerals needed for the war effort.

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