Harry Pearce: A survivor ponders life and career

Sedgwick, David
March 2001
Automotive News International;Mar2001, p16
Trade Publication
Profiles Harry Pearce, vice chairman of General Motors Corp. Career highlights; Educational backgrounds; Contributions in the automobile industry.


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