British Shipbuilding and the State Since 1918: A Political Economy of Decline

British Shipbuilding and the State Since 1918: A Political Economy of Decline

by Hugh Murphy, Lewis Johnman

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780967482675
Publisher: Regatta Press
Publication date: 12/01/2002
Pages: 306
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

 Hugh Murphy is a student at the University of Southern California, Ostrow School of Dentistry. He lives in Los Angeles.

Table of Contents

List of Tablesviii
List of Platesx
Acknowledgementsxi
List of Abbreviationsxii
Introduction1
1Sea Change: The Impact of the Great War and Boom to Bust in the 1920s7
2The Weight of History: The 1930s33
3The Challenge of War60
4The Missed Opportunity94
5Things Begin to Slide133
6Death by Inquiry: Geddes and Jockeying for Position158
7Things Fall Apart191
8Privatised Unto Death216
Epilogue244
Notes247
Bibliography278
Index298

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