This page updated January 15, 2009

SACRIFICIAL LAMB - The Beloit Corporation Story.


Sacrificial Lamb is a collection of articles, photo essays, images and graphics concerning  the history of Beloit Corporation from 1848 to the present with a focus on  the critical years of the "bankruptcy period" from the filing for Chapter 11 by Harnischfeger Industries  June 7, 1999 to July 3, 2001  documenting  the aftermath of bankruptcy which resulted in the premature closing of Beloit Corporation. 


Sacrificial Lamb is a high quality 8 1/2" x 11" hard cover coffee table edition printed on 60# matte paper, 244 pages with more than 250 photos and graphic images, most in color. 

Sacrificial Lamb (Also referred to as The ExBeloit Book) is a non-profit venture. The book was developed using private personal funds. The Paper Industry Web nor Luigi Bagnato did not receive any monies in developing the book and have waved royalties from it's sale.



Sacrificial Lamb is available from the TAPPI PRESS WEBSITE

Click here to read the book introduction. 
Click here to view a Page Sampler 
Click here to view theTable of Contents 

Download the manuscript of Sacrificial Lamb

Click this link for your Free Download of the complete manuscript of the book, Sacrificial Lamb the Beloit Corporation Story. The manuscript contains all the original text, images and graphics. This download is formatted as an Adobe Reader .pdf file. The download is a very large file (14.4 Meg) and will take about 15 minutes using a high speed connection. 


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