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Face to Face: UK Oil Directory
Face to Face: UK Oil Directory
Aberdeen: Roustabout Publications Ltd: 1990: Soft Cover: Fine: Unread, pristine copy. Pocket size format. Numerous ads for various companies.: 07683: 
Price: 15.00 USD
Norwegian Shipping
Norwegian Shipping
Oslo, Norway: Horn Forlag AS: 2008: Fifth Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: No Jacket: Mild shelf wear. Updated fifth edition of this publication for the shipping industry and its customers. 178 pages, including Company Index at the beginning of the book (by business category). A separate alphabetical index of companies appears at the end of the book. Chapters cover topics ranging from history to recent business developments, technology, and environmental issues, while also including much information on companies offering shipping and services.: 09621: 
Price: 25.00 USD
Undermining the Japanese Miracle: Work and Conflict in a Coalmining Community, Allen, Matthew
3 Allen, Matthew
Undermining the Japanese Miracle: Work and Conflict in a Coalmining Community
Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press: 1994: 0521450098 / 9780521450096: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Light shelf wear and bumping. Clean copy. 290 pages, including Glossary, List of Abbreviations, Notes on Translation and Anonymity, Bibliographical Essay, Bibliography, List of Informants, and Index. Illustrated with black and white plates, maps, and figures (lists provided for each). An account of the coalminers of Chikuho, largely forgotten in the history of Japan's postwar industrialization efforts. Neglect of these miners by the coal companies and the Japanese government has created a region of poverty, unemployment, crime, and welfare.: 06437: 
Price: 39.00 USD
Everybody Wins! A Life in Free Enterprise (Chemical Heritage Foundation in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ser.), Cain, Gordon
4 Cain, Gordon
Everybody Wins! A Life in Free Enterprise (Chemical Heritage Foundation in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ser.)
Philadelphia: Chemical Heritage Press: 1997: 0941901149 / 9780941901147: First Edition: Near Fine: Near Fine+: Small dent affecting a thumbnail size of the fore-edge of about 20 pages near end of book. Otherwise, the book is in Fine condition. Story of Louisiana chemical engineer and entrepreneur who profoundly affected management in the chemical industry through his leveraged buyouts and restructuring of companies where employees, management, and investors all won.: 00825: 
Price: 14.00 USD
Engineering the World: Stories from the First 75 Years of Texas Instruments, Caleb Pirtle III
5 Caleb Pirtle III
Engineering the World: Stories from the First 75 Years of Texas Instruments
Dallas: Southern Methodist University Press: 2005: 0870745026 / 9780870745027: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: 266 pages with Index and nemerous illustrations documenting the company's history from its beginnings a small geophysics company in the Texas oilfields to one of the world's leading electronics companies.: 09299: 
Price: 15.00 USD
6 Donahue, Jack; Halbouty, Michel T.
Grady Barr
New York: Arbor House: 1981: 0877953295 / 9780877953296: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Light wear to boards. Jacket has a few creases along top-edge, head of spine, and front flap. Fictional account of the coming of age of America's powerful oil companies. The story of a maverick oilman who got his start in the boom-or-bust oil fileds of Venezuela in the 1920s. Co-author Michael T. Halbouty is one of America's most famous oil wildcatters.: 01387: 
Price: 10.00 USD
First You Take a Pick & Shovel: The Story of the Mason Companies, Lemert, Ann Arnold
7 Lemert, Ann Arnold
First You Take a Pick & Shovel: The Story of the Mason Companies
Lexington, Kentucky: The John Bradford Pres: 1979: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: Light stain to small area of top-edge of page block. On the blank page facing the title page, there is a full-page inscription about some company history from an apparent employee of the company from the 1950s through 1980s. The jacket has a bit of wear at the head of the spine. 256 pages, with Appendix (The 117 Oldest Contractors). Illustrated with numerous black & white photos.: 06717: 
Price: 20.00 USD
8 Pfeffer, Jeffrey
Competitive Advantage Through People: Unleashing the Power of the Work Force
Boston, Massachusetts: Harvard Business School Press: 1994: 0875844138 / 9780875844138: 2nd Printing: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: SIGNED: Bechtel company sticker on the front free endpaper. Author signature on the title page. 281 pages with Notes and Index.: 05747: 
Price: 15.00 USD
North Sea Saga: The Oil Age in Norway, Samstag, Tony and Rajesh Joshi
9 Samstag, Tony and Rajesh Joshi
North Sea Saga: The Oil Age in Norway
Oslo, Norway: Horn Forlag AS: 2009: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: No Jacket: 303 pages, illustrated. Indexes: Index of business categories and Index of companies in alphabetical order. English language text. From the publisher's Managing Director, Espen Edvardsen: "This publication pays tribute to the inspiring history of the Norwegian oil and gas industry and to the technological innovations that have shaped it. North Sea Saga is divided into two sections: editorial, on the history and technology of the Norwegian oil and gas industry; and commercial, presenting many of the most important companies that have made it all possible.": 09282: 
Price: 20.00 USD
10 Sarkis, Dr. Nicolas
The Arab Oil & Gas Directory 1982
Paris: The Arab Petroleum Research Center: 1982: Hard Cover: Very Good: Blue cloth with gilt lettering and outline of Arab region on the cover. Binding tight and square. Color fading along the spine and part of the back cover. 519 pages, illustrated with maps and charts. Contents organized alphabetically by country, followed by chapters on OAPEC, OPEC, Statistics (20 years of OPEC figures), and an Index of Oil & Service Companies in the Middle East and North Africa.: 04162: 
Price: 75.00 USD

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