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The Portsmouth Dockyard story
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From muddy creek to naval-industrial powerhouse; from constructing wooden walls to building Dreadnoughts; from maintaining King John's galleys to serv...
How to turn down a billion dollars
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'A fast-paced, highly readable history of one of the defining companies of our time. If you're interested in Snapchat, or just plain mystified by it, ...

Edge of chaos
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Why our democracies need urgent reform, before it's too lateA generation after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the world is once again on the edge of cha...
MG, made in Abingdon
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MG was a home-grown concept that became an international success, bringing the small market town of Abingdon onto the global map. This book recounts the inside story of the famous factory, recognising that the most important aspect of MGs success was its team - the tea-boys and girls, the shop floor workers, the engineers and racers, the apprentice

The growth delusion
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL WRITING 2019 'A near miracle' Ha-Joon Chang, author of 23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism ...
Windmills and watermills of Suffolk
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In recent years a number of Suffolk's mills have been restored - sometimes to full working order - by private owners, councils and windmill trusts. Th...

The anti-politics machine
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Development, it is generally assumed, is good and necessary, and in its name the West has intervened, implementing all manner of projects, in the impo...
Creating experience value in tourism
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As the field of tourism grows in maturity and scientific sophistication, it is important to fully understand the breadth and depth of vacation experie...

Edinburgh at work
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Edinburgh has always been different. It was affected less than most other cities in Britain by the Industrial Revolution, remaining essentially profes...
A life less throwaway
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Now more than ever, we live in a society where we covet new and shiny things. Not only has consumption risen dramatically over the last 60 years, but ...

The hungry world
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Food was a critical front in the Cold War battle for Asia. Where Communism goes, hunger follows was the slogan of American nation builders who fanne...
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Rough Trade's Book of the YearElectronic Sound Magazine's Book of the Year Mute Records is one of the most revered and influential independent music l...

Workers' inquiry and global class struggle
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Rumours of the death of the global labour movement have been greatly exaggerated. Rising from the ashes of the old trade union movement, workers' stru...
Faversham at work
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Faversham has always been a hard-working town. Its very name, which was derived from Latin and Old English, means 'the metal workers' village', and in...

Medway towns at work
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The history of the Medway Towns is synonymous with the large-scale military industrial complex that was centred on the dockyard, military barracks and...
Port Talbot at work
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The Port Talbot area has a long heritage of working with metals. This has extended from the Bronze Age, through the Iron Age coincident with the Roman...

Remembering AEE Winfrith
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This history of the Atomic Energy Establishment at Winfrith covers the entire timeline of the project, from its planning and inception through to the ...
The industries of the future
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This book answers the question: 'What's next?' The Internet had a world-changing impact on businesses and the global community over the twenty years f...

Llandudno at work
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The popular north Wales seaside resort of Llandudno has a surprisingly long and intriguing history that predates the development of the present town, ...
The Lea-Francis story
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Successful in motorsports, Leaf was an innovative company, but a lack of regard for good business principles led to fluctuating fortunes throughout the company's long life. This text tells the story of the firm.

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