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Bibliography of Additional Print and Online Resources

  • http://www.thehenryford.org/rouge/regeneration.asp
    Learn more about this new model of sustainable manufacturing that protects the environment through a variety of innovations such as “growing” a living roof, cleaning storm water, renewing degraded soil and creating healthier work environments.

  • http://www.thehenryford.org/exhibits/smartfun/class/modelt/main.html
    Lesson plans for the classroom from The Henry Ford related to the Model T.

  • http://www.thehenryford.org/exhibits/showroom/featured.html
    The Henry Ford’s online automotive "showroom."

  • http://www.thehenryford.org/exhibits/hf/default.asp
    Biography of Henry Ford

  • http://www.nationalgeographic.com/everyday/rouge.html
    The interactive on this National Geographic website page is what is run on the computer kiosks in the Observation Deck at the Ford Rouge Factory Tour.

  • http://www.greenroofs.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=13
    The student forum section promotes involvement by students. Includes everything there is to know about intensive and extensive green roof technology.

  • http://www.therouge.org/Programs/REP/rouge_kids.htm
    Friends of the Rouge River website kids activities page--connects to the idea of broader water shed management.

  • http://www.motorcities.org
    The Automotive National Heritage Area website includes lesson plans and games on southeastern Michigan’s automotive heritage and related sites.

  • Lindy Biggs, The Rational Factory: Architecture, Technology and Work in America’s Age of Mass Production. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.

  • Ford Bryant, The Rouge: Pictured in Its Prime. Dearborn, MI: Ford Books, 2003.

  • Michael W. R. Davis and James K Wagner, Ford Dynasty: A Photographic History. Chicago, Arcadia Publishing, 2001.

  • Jeanine M. Head and William S. Pretzer, Henry Ford: A Pictorial Biography. Dearborn, MI: Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village, 1998.

  • Mike Smith and Thomas Featherstone, Labor in Detroit: Working on the Motor City. Chicago: Arcadia Publishing, 2001.

  • The Henry Ford. Rouge Factory Tour Pictorial Souvenir. 2004