A history of the aluminium giant Alcoa, which became one of America's most successful monopolies.Having already established a range of viable markets for aluminum and having sustained its monopoly well past the expiration of its controlling patents, ... Like everyone else in business, Alcoa suffered sharp reversals after the stock-market crash of 1929. ... Aluminum was used for the tower and spandrels in the Empire .
|Title||:||From Monopoly to Competition|
|Author||:||George David Smith|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2003-12-18|