by Richard A. Rupp and Peter R. Townsend. ©1999. 148 pp. Meridian Printing, East Greenwich, RI
Rupp’s and Townsend’s exhaustive research into the history of the Arkwright Mfg. Co. has resulted in a book that reads like a novel, moving from one decade to another as it delves into the lives of all those responsible for the company’s successes and longevity.