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Biographical Dictionary of American Business Leaders

Biographical Dictionary of American Business Leaders

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

Includes Part 1, Number 2: Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals July - December)

LIFE

LIFE

LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.

American Firms in Europe

American Firms in Europe

The processes of the Americanisation of Europe and the moves of American firms abroad have been already well studied. But the very expansion of American firms in Europe still lacked a comprehensive survey. This book gathered two dozens of academics on an actual European level, which paves the way to comparisons, synthetised by leading business historian M. Wilkins. The breakthroughs achieved here concern the topics of timetable and rhythms of American FDIs in Europe, the patterns followed in...

Manufacturing Time

Manufacturing Time

Since the large-scale manufacture of personal timepieces began, industry leadership has shifted among widely disparate locations, production systems, and cultures. This book recounts the story of the quest for supremacy in the manufacture of watches--from the cottage industries of Britain; to the preeminence of Switzerland and, later, the United States; to the high-tech plants of Japan and the sweatshops of Hong Kong. Glasmeier examines both the strategies adopted by specific firms and the...

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Six Watch Collectors Share the Stories Behind Their Favorite Timepieces

Of course, the majority of his vintage timepieces—including army-issue watches like Waltham, Hamilton, and Bulova timepieces from the ’40s, ’50s, and ’60s—are found on his own website. “Almost my whole collection I’ve found on eBay ...

Overlooked Large or Small Cap Holding Company or Conglomerate Stocks

... Group has a rather interesting history as the company’s antecedents include an operating subsidiary of the Bulova Watch Company, established as a watchmaker in 1875. Watch companies were later sought out by the US Defense Department to produce ...

Bulova presents Maiden Lane watch collection

Leading experts from academia, civil society and Botswana public and private sectors are set to meet in Gaborone on 23 - 24 November 2015 for the Connecting Resources and Society conference. Retail Jeweller has today unveiled the results of its first ever ...

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