Michael Owens and the Glass Industry by Quentin Skrabec Jr.

By Quentin Skrabec Jr.

The first finished biography of the visionary and craftsman who outlined the trendy glass undefined. With 9 businesses and forty nine patents bearing his identify, Michael J. Owens is a ironically inconspicuous effect on lifestyle. His invention of the Owens Bottle desktop revolutionized the box undefined, making mass-marketed nutrients and drinks either sanitary and constantly proportioned. A big-picture, true-to-life Horatio Alger personality, his computerized innovations have been important to electrical lights, nutrients and beverage packaging, complicated optics, and automobile safeguard. The relief of kid hard work was once a right away and important consequence of his innovations. Born in 1859 to an Irish West Virginian mining kin, Owens, himself a baby laborer, eventually turned often called the daddy of undertaking administration. Quentin Skrabec�s enticing account is the 1st biography in this unpretentious, inventive, colourful, and dynamic industrialist and inventor.

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