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The Story of Tarmac

£14.99

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During the twentieth century the advent of the motor car brought about massive change in the economy, quality of life and landscapes of the world. Tarmac played a major role in these changes, both as inventor of the famous road-surfacing material, and in the construction of roads.
This book tells how the company was founded and flourished, surviving setbacks and enjoying successes during both peace and war. The key players described are powerful characters, who built up the company and carry it forward today. The account is set against the background of domestic and world events and developments in which Tarmac continues to perform a leading role.

The text and archival material is fully illustrated with colour plates throughout

Item details

Author(s):
Ritchie, Berry
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1999
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
144
Publisher:
James & James

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During the twentieth century the advent of the motor car brought about massive change in the economy, quality of life and landscapes of the world. Tarmac played a major role in these changes, both as inventor of the famous road-surfacing material, and in the construction of roads.
This book tells how the company was founded and flourished, surviving setbacks and enjoying successes during both peace and war. The key players described are powerful characters, who built up the company and carry it forward today. The account is set against the background of domestic and world events and developments in which Tarmac continues to perform a leading role.

The text and archival material is fully illustrated with colour plates throughout

Author(s):
Ritchie, Berry
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1999
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
144
Publisher:
James & James

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This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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