The historical epoch between the Civil War and World War I are examined to see how big business took control of the United States, with a handful of men controlling the economic destinies of millions of people. Examines the causes of the business growth including raw materials, a big labor pool, capital from the Civil war, a class of entrepreneurs, andsignificant inventions took place at this time.
THE ELECTRICAL POWER GENERATION EQUIPMENT INDUSTRY
Describes the electrical power generating equipment industry. The outlook for American companies. How the trend toward globalization effects the industry; the industry's dependence on international not local suppliers.
HISTORY OF CHEMISTRY.
Overview from Ancient Greece (nature of matter) to 20th Cent. (atomic discoveries).
Saving the Best for Last
these famous men in a balloon and there is a discussion of who shall survive and why. The writrer feels that he, as Newton, is the logical surviv or, but there is repartee as top why and who may survive.
Politics, economics, elections, violence, military in small country within South Africa.