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Overview

When students, job candidates, business executives, historians and investors need accurate and detailed information on the development of any of the world's 2,000 largest and most influential companies, direct them to International Directory of Company Histories. This multi-volume work is the first major reference to bring together histories of companies that are a leading influence in a particular industry or geographic location.

Each two- to four-page entry is meticulously detailed with facts gathered from popular magazines, academic periodicals, books, annual reports and the archives of the companies themselves.

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Covers 10 industries ranging from advertising to drugs which have met one or both of the following criteria: achieved two billion US dollars in annual sales, or distinguished itself as a leading influence in a particular industry or geographical location. Each entry includes the company's legal name, mailing address of its headquarters, telephone number, whether the company is publicly owned, privately owned, or state controlled. Entries are arranged by subject; v.1 ends with "Drugs". The set will be complete in five volumes (the other volumes not yet seen). Each is individually indexed. Alkaline paper. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Table of Contents

Preface
Notes on Contributors
List of Abbreviations

Acergy SA
Ackermans & van Haaren N.V.
Adani Enterprises Ltd.
AeroVironment, Inc.
African Rainbow Minerals Ltd.
Alitalia—Linee Aeree Italiane S.p.A.
Allegiant Travel Company
American Superconductor Corporation
Amerigon Incorporated
Arena Resources, Inc.
Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Advisers, LLC
Ascendia Brands, Inc.
Astellas Pharma Inc.
Babolat VS, S.A.
Baldor Electric Company
BlueLinx Holdings Inc.
Bojangles Restaurants Inc.
Boss Holdings, Inc.
Bouygues S.A.
Burgett, Inc.
Cano Petroleum Inc.
Caribou Coffee Company, Inc.
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc.
Catholic Order of Foresters
ČEZ a. s.
China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd.
Ctrip.com International Ltd.
Dairy Farm International Holdings Ltd.
DDi Corp.
Dreams Inc.
El Puerto de Liverpool, S.A.B. de C.V.
EMCORE Corporation
Energen Corporation
Ennis, Inc.
Evergreen Energy, Inc.
Evraz Group S.A.
Faegre & Benson LLP
Fred Alger Management, Inc.
Fuel Systems Solutions, Inc.
Galaxy Investors, Inc.
Greek Organization of Football Prognostics S.A. (OPAP)
Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V.
Hamon & Cie (International) S.A.
Hapag‐Lloyd AG
Hite Brewery Company Ltd.
The Home Depot, Inc.
Houston Wire & Cable Company
Hummer Winblad Venture Partners
IDB Holding Corporation Ltd.
IG Group Holdings plc
INPEX Holdings Inc.
International Paper Company
Jones Knowledge Group, Inc.
Kolbenschmidt Pierburg AG
Kreisler Manufacturing Corporation
Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC
Make‐A‐Wish Foundation of America
Malaysian Airline System Berhad
ManTech International Corporation
Marie Brizard et Roger International S.A.S.
Medifast, Inc.
Metalico Inc.
Mota‐Engil, SGPS, S.A.
National City Corporation
Noah Education Holdings Ltd.
Nutrition 21 Inc.
Oakleaf Waste Management, LLC
OOC Inc.
Palace Sports & Entertainment, Inc.
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc.
Redlon & Johnson, Inc.
Regal‐Beloit Corporation
Rheinmetall AG
St. Jude Medical, Inc.
Salem Communications Corporation
Sapporo Holdings Limited
Selecta AG
skinnyCorp, LLC
Sonae SGPS, S.A.
Sterilite Corporation
Sub Pop Ltd.
SUEZ‐TRACTEBEL S.A.
The Swiss Colony, Inc.
Syniverse Holdings Inc.
Taylor Devices, Inc.
Teknor Apex Company
Tesoro Corporation
Teton Energy Corporation
TouchTunes Music Corporation
Trend Micro Inc.
Tripwire, Inc.
USA Mobility Inc.
Vector Aerospace Corporation
Vueling Airlines S.A.
Webasto Roof Systems Inc.
Wells Fargo & Company
Whitbread PLC
Wilton Products, Inc.
Worldwide Pants Inc.
Xantrex Technology Inc.

Cumulative Index to Companies
Index to Industries
Geographic Index

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