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Published: 02 June 2002

320 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780859896078

Bookseller Code (06)

British Shipbuilding and the State since 1918

A Political Economy of Decline

Lewis Johnman and Hugh Murphy

Liverpool University Press

Exeter Maritime Studies LUP

  • This book is the first to provide an analysis of twentieth-century shipbuilding at the national level
  • It is based on the full breadth of primary and secondary sources available, blending the records of central Government with those of the Shipbuilding Employers Federation and Shipbuilding Conference
  • It makes use of a range of records from individual yards, technical societies and the trade press