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The Resource The box : how the shipping container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger, Marc Levinson

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

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The box : how the shipping container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger
Title
The box
Title remainder
how the shipping container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger
Statement of responsibility
Marc Levinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history of the shipping container and how it revolutionized the global economy
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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268240
Cataloging source
DLC
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Levinson, Marc
Dewey number
387.5/442
Index
index present
LC call number
TA1215
LC item number
.L47 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Containerization
  • McLean, Malcolm Purcell
Target audience
adult
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how the shipping container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger
Label
The box : how the shipping container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger, Marc Levinson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip062/2005030021.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-363) and index
Contents
The world the box made -- Gridlock on the docks -- The trucker -- The system -- The battle for New York's port -- Union disunion -- Setting the standard -- Takeoff -- Vietnam -- Ports in a storm -- Boom and bust -- The bigness complex -- The shippers' revenge -- Just in time
Control code
ocm62161116
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 376 p.
Isbn
9780691123240
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005030021
Other control number
9780691123240
Label
The box : how the shipping container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger, Marc Levinson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip062/2005030021.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-363) and index
Contents
The world the box made -- Gridlock on the docks -- The trucker -- The system -- The battle for New York's port -- Union disunion -- Setting the standard -- Takeoff -- Vietnam -- Ports in a storm -- Boom and bust -- The bigness complex -- The shippers' revenge -- Just in time
Control code
ocm62161116
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 376 p.
Isbn
9780691123240
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005030021
Other control number
9780691123240

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