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Charles Goodyear

Inventor (29-Dec-1800 — 1-Jul-1860)


Richard I. Korman. The Goodyear Story: An Inventor's Obsession and the Struggle for a Rubber Monopoly. San Francisco: Encounter Books. 2001.

Charles Slack. Noble Obsession: Charles Goodyear, Thomas Hancock, and the Race to Unlock the Greatest Industrial Secret of the Nineteenth Century. Hyperion. 2003. 288pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.460)

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.606)

  7. Webster's American Biographies (p.414)

  8. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.282)

  9. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.214)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.208)

  11. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.353)

  12. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.202)

  13. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.126)

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