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Definition of the noun alfred krupp
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- German arms manufacturer and son of Friedrich Krupp; his firm provided ordnance for German armies from the 1840s through World War II (1812-1887)
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by Kenneth E. Hendrickson III
Alfred Krupp, known as der Kanonenkönig (Cannon King), was a notable iron and steel magnate of nineteenth-century GerMany. The eldest son of Friedrich (1787–1826 ) and ...
by Jurg Gerber, Eric L. Jensen
Alfred Krupp, Friedrich's son, is credited with developing a ...
Encyclopedia of World War II (2007)
by Alan Axelrod, Jack A. Kingston
Under Alfred Krupp, the family firm became a significant power in Germany—not only as a supplier of arms, but as an owner of mines (in Germany as well as France) and as the creator of company towns and subsidized housing for a rapidly ...
From Ancient Times to the Present by Cynthia Clark Northrup, Jerry H. Bentley, Alfred E. Eckes, Jr, Patrick Manning, Kenneth Pomeranz, Steven Topik
European manufacturers, such as the Essen-based steel-maker Alfred Krupp, also constructed factories for the production of armaments. By the end of the nineteenth century, Krupp firearms equipped many European armies. In the United ...
by Robert L. Heath
Alfred Krupp, founder of the steel company Krupp, established the first press department in a private company in 1870: Krupp had been aware of the necessity to hire a “literate”—as the public relations officer had been called in these days— in ...
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