This two-volume edition is a widely acclaimed business reference which provides detailed, comprehensive information on a wide range of industries in every realm of American business. The work consists of over 1,000 detailed profiles of manufacturing and service industries. Volume One provides separate coverage of over 460 manufacturing industries. Volume Two presents over 540 essays covering the vast array of service and non-manufacturing industries in the U.S. Combined, into one resource, these two volumes furnish individual essays on every industry recognized by the U.S. Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system and note any applicable North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes in each essay.
Each industry profile may include:
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"Encyclopedia of American Industries contains detailed, signed essays on virtually every industry in contemporary society. ... Highly recommended for all but the smallest libraries."
-- American Reference Books Annual 1995
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