Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 January 2001

428 Pages | 16pp colour plates, numerous halftones


ISBN: 9780199241088

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Magnetic Venture

The Story of Oxford Instruments

Audrey Wood

  • Extended case history of a growing science-based company written by one of its co-founders
  • Provides real evidence of the challenges of entrepreneurship, innovation, technology transfer, raising finance, etc.
  • Lucid and highly accessible account
  • Numerous figures and colour plates illustrate the volume from 1959 through to the present day

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