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A bridge of ships : Canadian shipbuilding during the Second World War

Author: James S Pritchard
Publisher: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A ground-breaking work about the challenges and achievements of creating Canada's largest shipbuilding industry ever.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pritchard, James S., 1939-
Bridge of ships.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2011459163
(OCoLC)693809715
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James S Pritchard
ISBN: 9780773585614 0773585613 1283531569 9781283531566
OCLC Number: 809808003
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 438 pages) : illustrations, map, portraits
Contents: 1 Introduction --
2 Organizing Shipbuilding --
3 Shipyards and Their Owners --
4 Expanding Shipbuilding Capacity --
5 Repairs, Conversions, and Modernization --
6 Labour Recruitment, Stability, and Morale --
7 Organizing Shipyard Labour --
8 The Struggle for Steel --
9 Machinery, Manufacturers, and Auxiliary Equipment --
10 Small Types and New Designs --
11 Production and Productivity --
12 Conclusion.
Responsibility: James Pritchard.
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