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Ninety percent of everything : inside shipping, the invisible industry that puts clothes on your back, gas in your car, and food on your plate

Author: Rose George
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books/ Henry Holt and Co., ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Revealing the workings and dangers of freight shipping, the author sails from Rotterdam to Suez to Singapore to present an eye-opening glimpse into an overlooked world filled with suspect practices, dubious operators, and pirates.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rose George
ISBN: 9780805092639 0805092633
OCLC Number: 811597783
Description: 287 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Embarkation --
Aboard --
Harbor --
Open sea --
Sea and Suez --
High-risk area --
No-man's-land --
Sanctuary --
Animals beneath --
Rescue --
Disembark.
Other Titles: 90 percent of everything
Responsibility: Rose George.

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Revealing the workings and dangers of freight shipping, the author sails from Rotterdam to Suez to Singapore to present an eye-opening glimpse into an overlooked world filled with suspect practices, dubious operators, and pirates.

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