TITLE

Bosch first supplier to work from a global perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Bruce
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/18/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5908, p20B
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Pays tribute to the late Robert Bosch, a pioneer of Europe's automobile industry. Collaboration with American inventor Thomas Edison; Bosch's adaptation of his company's low-voltage magneto for use as an ignition device for the automobile; Bosch's opening of his first foreign office in 1989, in England; Staffing of a repair shop in Stuttgart, Germany during World War II with Jews to protect them from the Nazis.
ACCESSION #
3983395

 

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