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The box : how the shipping container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger

Autore: Marc Levinson
Editore: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2006.
Edizione/Formato:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Offering a comprehensive history of shipping containers, this book recounts how the drive and imagination of an iconoclastic entrepreneur, Malcom McLean, turned containerization from an impractical  Per saperne di più…

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Genere/forma: History
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Print version:
Levinson, Marc.
Box.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2006
(DLC) 2005030021
(OCoLC)62161116
Persona incaricata: Malcolm Purcell McLean; Malcolm Purcell McLean
Tipo materiale: Biography, Document, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Internet Resource, Computer File
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Marc Levinson
Numero OCLC: 607791602
Note di riproduzione: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Riconoscimenti: Winner of Independent Publisher Book Awards: Finance/Investment/Economics Bronze Award 2007.
Winner of Society for Nautical Research: Anderson Medal 2007.
Runner-up for John Lyman Book Award: Primary Source Materials, Reference Works, and Guide Books 2006.
Runner-up for Financial Times/Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 2006.
Descrizione: 1 online resource (xi, 376 p.)
Dettagli: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contenuti: Acknowledgments --
ch. 1. The world the box made --
ch. 2. Gridlock on the docks --
ch. 3. The trucker --
ch. 4. The system --
ch. 5. The battle for New York's port --
ch. 6. Union disunion --
ch. 7. Setting the standard --
ch. 8. Takeoff --
ch. 9. Vietnam --
ch. 10. Ports in a storm --
ch. 11. Boom and bust --
ch. 12. The bigness complex --
ch. 13. The shippers' revenge --
ch. 14. Just in time --
Abbreviations --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsabilità: Marc Levinson.

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