Industrial mobilization the relevant history by Roderick L Vawter

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StatementRoderick L. Vawter
ContributionsNational Defense University
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Paginationx, 115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
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It covers: central problems in 5/5(1). Contents: Mobilization activities before Pearl Harbor day; education for mobilization; interwar planning for industrial mobilization; mobilizing for war: ; the war production board; the controlled materials plan; the office of war mobilization & reconversion; U.S.

production in World War II; balancing military & civilian needs; overcoming raw material scarcities; maritime construction. This is an important book that should be in the library of all those interested in the Civil War at sea. North and South - Spencer C. Tucker. Roberts's study, illuminating on many fronts, is a welcome addition to our understanding of the Union's industrial mobilization during the Civil War and its inadvertent effects on the postwar U.S.

: Johns Hopkins University Press. Industrial mobilization book   Civil War Ironclads supplies the first comprehensive study of one of the most ambitious programs in the history of naval shipbuilding. In constructing its new fleet of ironclads, William H.

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Carew: Author: Michael G. Carew: Publisher: University Press of America, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects. Civil War Ironclads supplies the first comprehensive study of one of the most ambitious programs in the history of naval shipbuilding.

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Industrial Mobilization and the labour market in Italy during the First World War INDUSTRIAL MOBILIZATION Industrial Mobilization,* regulating the development of the economy and industrial relations during the First World War, was established in Italy in I9I5 by two decree laws, i.e. without preliminary parliamentary discussion.

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Genre/Form: Bibliography Bibliographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Baden, Anne L. (Anne Laura), Industrial mobilization. Before production for war had reached its peak, planning for a return to a peacetime economy began, and the book in its concluding chapters describes this and the operations by which the vast machine was dismantled and reconverted.

An "epilogue" chapter reviews and summarizes the effort of economic mobilization as a whole and presents the. The subject matter of the present volume derives its importance from a number of basic considerations.

The achievements of the United States in the production of munitions and supplies for World War II provided this country, and to a large extent its allies, with a decisive superiority in military power. He is the author of books on industrial mobilization during World War I, the Stakhanovite movement of the s, Soviet state and society in the s, and the award-winning Cars for Comrades.

An Interview with Lewis H. Siegelbaum. Resource mobilization for World War II: the U.S.A., U.K., U.S.S.R., and Germany, In Raymond Goldsmith (formerly head of the economics and planning division of the U.S. War Production Board) published an estimated balance sheet of war production of the major belligerent powers of World War II.

His results are shown in table Size: KB. Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one.

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This first volume of Industrial Mobilization for War was prepared and published by War Production Board historians, who also drafted a second volu me, available at the National Archives, which focused on supply and procurement.

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William H. Roberts, Civil War Ironclads: The U.S. Navy and Industrial Mobilization. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, xi + pp. $49 (hardcover), ISBN: Reviewed for by David Surdam, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago. Johnson was a vital, skilled administrator, coordinating all military preparedness efforts as he appointed General George Marshall deputy chief of staff, expanded the air corps, implemented the Industrial Mobilization Plan and the Strategic War Materials Act ofstreamlined the supply and procurement processes, and issued allocation and educational orders to test essential industries.

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In Maywhen President Franklin D. Roosevelt asked him to spearhead industrial mobilization, Mr. Knudsen was at the pinnacle of American. The purpose of this book is to convince more people of this need, helping to tip the balance toward the forces of change and hope.

ENDNOTES: For information on mobilization, see Francis Walton, Miracle of World War II: How American Industry Made Victory Possible (New York: Macmillan, ).

ganda, censorship, and the industrial labor aspects of modern war. This is a thoughtful prewar book that avoids the national- istic and romantic emotionalism that typifies this genre.

Longino, James C., et al. “A Study of World War Procurement and Industrial Mobilization.” Washington, DC: Army Indus. The National Defense Act of (which was the foundation for the Planning Branch, the Army and Navy Munitions Board and Army Industrial College) directed that the Assistant Secretary of War prepare an industrial mobilization plan to prevent the fumbling that occurred during World War I.

(1) During the interwar period there were four plans developed. President Trump with a coronavirus testing kit on March The federal government can allocate equipment and supplies based on actual need and best public-health practices.The appointment on Wednesday of six prominent civilian executives to a War Resources Board or administration is one of the most important steps yet taken in the industrial mobilization of the.One of the main features of industrial warfare is the concept of "total war".

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