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Industrial organisation and changing technology in UK shipbuilding

historical development and future implications

by Richard T. Harrison

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Published by Avebury in Aldershot, England, Brookfield, USA .
Written in English

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  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Shipbuilding industry -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-248).

      StatementRichard T. Harrison.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM299.7.G7 H37 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1936461M
      ISBN 100566054841
      LC Control Number90154760

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