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The Story of Peat: a brief guide to the formation, extraction and use of peat from the Somerset Levels

by The Willows Peat Company

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1988
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Westhay: The Willows Peat Company, 1988 Illustrated with old photographs, maps and plans. Stapled booklet, no inscriptions, generally VG.
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The Managed Economy

by Cairncross, Alec ed.

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9780631130000
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Basil Blackwell Oxford 1st 1970 HB Problems of economic management in both the private sector and the wider economy, planning and control and the convergence of the economic systems of western and eastern Europe. Ex academic library but minimal markings, generally a good clean copy in good DJ. 166pp 0
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Bristol and Co: the story of Bristol's long running businesses 1710 to the present day

by Reid, Helen

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Published
1987
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Very Good
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9780948265617
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Bristol: Redcliffe Press, 1987 Over 130 firms from the city that have survived for more than 100 years, illustrated with old photographs and drawings. Light wear to illustrative covers, no inscriptions, generally VG.
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The Rise and Pattern of Industrial Growth in Communist China

by Chao, Kang

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1965
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University of Michigan Press 1st edition 1965 hdbk, 1965 An attempt to lay out statistical proceedures to construct indices of industrial production and economic development in China which are more reliable than official government statistics. Ex academic library but minimal markings, generally a good clean copy in good DJ. 188pp 0
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The Future of Retailing

by Richard Evely

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1955
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London: The Fabian Society, 1955 Fabian Research Series No 177. Pamphlet with a red card cover. Author was a Labour candidate in 1955 and an economist. Good, stamp to front cover and rear, rust to staples. Text clean and clear.
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The Active Trade Unionist

by Fosh, Patricia

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Cambridge Univ Press 1st edition 1981 HB A study of motivation and participation at branch level, with the participation of Sheffield steelworkers from the Iron and Steel Trades confederation. Who participates in branch activity and why? Ex academic library but minimal markings, good clean copy in good DJ. 155pp 0
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The American Steel Industry 1850-1970

by Warren, Kenneth

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9780198232148
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Oxford Univ 1st edition 1973 HB Ex academic library but minimal markings, generally a good clean copy in good DJ. 337pp 0
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Regional Policy in Britain

by McCrone, Gavin

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9780043301333
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Allen & Unwin, London. 1st 1969 HB University of Glasgow Social and Economic Studies no. 15. Ex lib, a little loose, some pencil annotation, good in good dj. 280pp 0
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Economic Geology of the Fife Coalfields, are III: Markinch, Dysart and Leven

by J Knox, palaeontology by F W Anderson

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Published
1954
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Edinburgh: HMSO/Geological Survey Memoirs: Scotland, 1954 Tan cloth a little sunned, no inscriptions, two fold-out maps, three plates and numerous diagrams, bright, clean and sound, generally VG.
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The Nation as a Business Firm

by Mallock, W H

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Adam & Charles Black London 1st 1910 HB An early classic of economic theory Externally good, only. Ex academic library but minimal markings, generally internally a good clean copy. Spine torn at head , endpapers browned. No DJ. 268pp 0
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Unemployment in West Belfast - The Obair Report

by Rolston, Bill and Tomlinson, Mike

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Published
1988
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Very Good
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9780951422908
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Beyond the Pale Publications Belfast 1st 1988 PB, 1988 A report commissioned by Obair, the Campaign for Employment in West Belfast. VG, one page corner bent. 150pp
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Aid For Development

by Arnold, H J P

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The Bodley Head London 1st 1966 HB A quantitative and qualitative survey of the aid efforts of East and West Ex academic library but minimal markings, generally a good clean copy in good dj 256pp 0
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The Practical Grocer - vols 1 and 2 complete

by Copsey, W G ed.

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Published
1938
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London: Gresham, 1938 Reprint. Two vols complete of this definitive guide to the grocery trade in all its aspects. Covers a little sunned, no inscriptions, occasional mildly grubby marks, tight and sound, good, no DJ. A heavy set of books.
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Canada From Sea To Sea

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Published
1950
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Canada: The Department of External Affairs Ottawa, 1950 Unpaginated pamphlet. Canadian Political, economic, social achievements up to 1950 . Full of pictures, history, statistics and charts. Fascinating reading. Fold out map of Canada at rear. Good. Previous owner's name on cover. 132pp 0
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African Businessmen - A study of entrepreneurship and development in Kenya

by Marris, Peter and Somerset, Anthony

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9780710069580
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Routledge & Kegan Paul London 1st 1971 HB The social, economic and historical circumstances that have given rise to creative ventures Ex academic library but minimal markings, generally a good clean copy in good DJ. 288pp 0
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In the Shadow of Adam Smith: founders of Scottish economics 1700 - 1900

by Rutherford, Donald

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Published
2012
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9780230252103
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Palgrave Macmillan, 2012 Surveying the ideas of eighty Scottish writers on economic theory and policy. VG, no inscriptions.
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Industrial Structures in the New Industrial Economics

by Bonanno, Giacomo and Brandolini, Dario, eds.

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Published
1990
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9780198286455
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990 Seven articles based on lectures delivered in Turin. VG, no inscriptions, in lightly sunned, VG DJ.
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Optimal Decision Rules for Government and Industry

by Theil, Henri

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North-Holland Amsterdam 1st edition 1964 HB Studies in mathematical and managerial economics Vol. 1 Ex academic library but minimal markings, good clean copy in good DJ. 364pp 0
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Industrial Retardation in Britain 1880-1914

by Levine, A L

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Weidenfeld and Nicolson London 1st edition 1967 HB An analysis of reasons for the relative backwardness of British manufacturing industry (compared to USA and Germany) in late Victorian times. Ex academic library but minimal markings, generally a good clean copy in good DJ. 201pp 0
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Industrial Growth and Population Change

by Wrigley, E A

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Cambridge Univ Press Cambridge 1962 HB A regional study of the coalfield areas of North-West Europe in the later nineteenth century. In the 'Cambridge studies in economic history' series. Ex academic library in original publishers boards, but minimal markings, generally a good clean copy in good DJ 193pp 0
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