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The reckoning / [electronic resource] David Halberstam.

By: Halberstam, David.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Morrow, c1986Edition: 1st ed.Description: 752 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0688048382; 9780688048389.Subject(s): Automobile industry and trade -- United States | Automobiles -- United States -- Fuel consumption | Petroleum industry and trade -- United States | Energy consumption -- United States | Automobiles -- Industrie et commerce -- États-Unis | Automobiles -- États-Unis -- Carburants -- Consommation | Pétrole -- Industrie et commerce -- États-Unis | Énergie -- Consommation -- États-Unis | Concurrentiepositie | Energieverbruik | Auto-industrieDDC classification: 338.4/76292/0973 Other classification: 55.22 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
Maxwell's warning -- Amaya surveys the oil age -- Detroit's bleak winter of 1982 -- The founder -- The destroyer -- The victor -- The banker -- The turning point -- The crushing of Masuda -- Tough little rich boy -- The whiz kids -- Ford goes public -- The quiet man -- The Gaijin teachers -- The engineer -- The first victory -- Deming finds an audience -- Henry Kaiser tries Detroit -- The organizer -- The Mustang -- The rivals -- The statue -- The boss -- The pioneer -- The liberation of Yukata Katayama -- The Emperor Shioji -- War and oil -- Henry Ford besieged -- The alienated -- Citizen Nader -- Datsun saves -- The struggle at the top -- Big cars again -- A vacancy at Chrysler -- The arrivistes -- Greathouse in Tokyo -- A man of the system -- Hard times come home -- The fall of a free trader -- Amaya ends an era -- The defection of Marvin Runyon -- The hammer and the nail -- A grateful worker -- Bonus time again -- The scion -- The new American hero -- The raiders -- OPEC unravels -- The upstarts -- The jobs depart -- Instant replay : the rise of Korea -- The venerables -- The reckoning -- The past becomes the future.
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Bibliography: p. [735]-740.

Includes index.

Maxwell's warning -- Amaya surveys the oil age -- Detroit's bleak winter of 1982 -- The founder -- The destroyer -- The victor -- The banker -- The turning point -- The crushing of Masuda -- Tough little rich boy -- The whiz kids -- Ford goes public -- The quiet man -- The Gaijin teachers -- The engineer -- The first victory -- Deming finds an audience -- Henry Kaiser tries Detroit -- The organizer -- The Mustang -- The rivals -- The statue -- The boss -- The pioneer -- The liberation of Yukata Katayama -- The Emperor Shioji -- War and oil -- Henry Ford besieged -- The alienated -- Citizen Nader -- Datsun saves -- The struggle at the top -- Big cars again -- A vacancy at Chrysler -- The arrivistes -- Greathouse in Tokyo -- A man of the system -- Hard times come home -- The fall of a free trader -- Amaya ends an era -- The defection of Marvin Runyon -- The hammer and the nail -- A grateful worker -- Bonus time again -- The scion -- The new American hero -- The raiders -- OPEC unravels -- The upstarts -- The jobs depart -- Instant replay : the rise of Korea -- The venerables -- The reckoning -- The past becomes the future.

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