Stillwater author Brian McMahon will be at Valley Bookseller on Saturday December 3rd for a meet and greet to introduce his new book, The Ford Century in Minnesota. Stop in to get your signed copy in plenty of time for Christmas!
About the book: First-person accounts of more than forty retired auto workers detail experiences of working at Ford Motor Company - from the early years in Minneapolis to the final hours of the Twin Cities Assembly Plant in St. Paul. Brian McMahon documents the company's transformations - through the Depression, World War II, women joining the workforce, globalization, outsourcing, the closing of the plant, and more.
About the author: Brian McMahon, a trained architect, has lectured and written extensively on industry, urban history and architecture, and has developed and designed several exhibits for museums and galleries in New York and Minnesota.