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Title Michael Owens and the glass industry
Author Skrabec, Quentin R.
Call# HD9623 .U45 O856 2006
LCCN 2006026283
Object Name book
Subjects 1. Owens, Michael Joseph, 1859-1923.
2. Industrialists - United States - Biography.
3. Inventors - United States - Biography.
4. Glass trade - United States - Biography.
5. Glass manufacturing - United States - History.
Publisher Pelican Publishers
Published Date c2006
Published Place Gretna, LA
Physical Description 320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN 9781589803855 (hardc
Imagefile 037\HD9623U45O8562006.JPG
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of contents also available electronically via the World Wide Web.

The glass age -- American glass : Libbey -- Michael Owens : the Irish glassmaker -- Libbey brings his company to Toledo -- Toledo : the glass city -- Owens : the last of the Victorian managers -- Edison's light bulb lights the way -- The Colombian Exhibition of 1893 -- The Ownes revolution -- Owens : the revolutionary -- Owens : teh industrialist -- The taming of the lions -- The Owens legacy.