Joseph Armand Bombardier - An Inventor's Dream Come True

 
9782891113410: Joseph Armand Bombardier - An Inventor's Dream Come True

Joseph-Armand Bombardier was a Canadian inventor and businessman, and was the founder of Bombardier. His most famous invention was the snowmobile. This books relates the story of his life with black and white images. Table of contents: Table of Contents: I The First Invention, 1907-1937 1. A Brilliant Mechanical Mind; 2. An Obsession; 3. Ottawa's Incredible Response; II On the Battlefields, 1937-1945; 4. A Glimpse of Prosperity; 5. The War as Seen from Valcourt; 6. The Repercussions; III The Seeds of Success, 1945-1949; 7. Three Daring Decisions; 8. A Victim of Progress; 9. Exile in Kingsbury; IV Diversification, 1949-1959; 10. Theophile's Tractor; 11. In the Oil Patch; 12. Targeting the Forest; And Then ... The Ski-Doo, 1959-1963; 13. A Star Is Born; 14. Voyage to Lansdowne House; 15. A Race against Time; 16. The Desire to Understand; 1 The Great Struggle, 1963; 17. Anguish; 18. Final Preparations

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