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New British industries in the twentieth century

Plummer, Alfred

New British industries in the twentieth century

a survey of development and structure

by Plummer, Alfred

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Published in London, Sir I. Pitman & sons, ltd .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Industrial policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Alfred Plummer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC256.3 .P66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 396 p.
      Number of Pages396
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6364599M
      LC Control Number38001642
      OCLC/WorldCa4239153

        Excerpt: ‘On the Twentieth Century’ Kristin Chenoweth in a scene from the Broadway revival of the musical comedy by Cy Coleman, Betty Comden and Adolph Green, at the American Airlines Theater. N/A. The inspiring collection is included in Patrick Potter’s Made in Britain: A Photographic History of Britain at Work, a fascinating insight into where the UK’s manufacturing came from and where it is going. “This is a book about work, in Britain in the 20 th Century,” explained Potter. “Work was pretty simple at the beginning of the 20 th Century – you make useful stuff or you.

      Presenting fresh historiographic perspectives on twentieth-century British theatre, the book breaks down the traditionally accepted binary oppositions between different sectors, showing a broader Author: Claire Cochrane. 14) in the transition between the "reform liberalism of the first third of the twentieth century and the rights-based liberalism that succeeeded it." He found this chapter in the late s and World War II years (where he begins) rather than in the period of reform activism so well chronicled by others.

      Book Description. The industrialization of food preservation and processing has been a dramatic development across Europe during modern times. This book sets out its story from the beginning of the nineteenth century when preservation of food from one harvest to another was essential to prevent hunger and even famine. 20th Century British Literature A strong crop of British authors emerged during the 20th century. From "The Waste Land" to "," 20th century British writers helped shape the modern and postmodern movements in art and literature. While they have been strong in number, the majority of great works came during the first half of the century.


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