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  • The Economist: Modern Warfare, Intelligence and Deterrenceby Benjamin Sutherland

    Profile Books 2011; US$ 20.00

    The Panzerfaust-3, a German shoulder-fired heat-seeking antitank missile, can punch through a metre of solid steel-far more than any armoured vehicle could carry. The MPR-500, an Israeli precision bomb, can hammer through several storeys of a building and explode on a chosen floor. These and myriad other military and intelligences technologies... more...

  • I Love Mondaysby Alec Reed; Judi Bevan

    Profile Books 2012; US$ 26.67

    Alec Reed, founder of the internationally successful Reed Employment and its sister company Reed Executive, is now in his late seventies but still a dynamic and imposing figure, with an engaging personality that conceals his shrewd flair for business. From humble beginnings, he seized every opportunity that offered, clawing his way up from working... more...

  • What You Need to Know about Businessby Roger Trapp; Sumeet Desai; George Buckley

    Wiley 2011; US$ 19.95

    Business is big. Actually, it's often small and medium-sized too. But the point is that it matters – a lot. This book is designed to answer all those confusing questions that flit through your mind when you get to the business pages of the paper, and stop you being embarrassed in job interviews. It explains the things you really need to know... more...

  • Advances in Specialty Papersby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2006; US$ 460.00

    The paper industry generally defines specialty papers as products that are given unique characteristics in their manufacture, converting or processing and that have properties suitable for specific purposes. Specialty papers are generally perceived to be higher added-value products, although their supply, demand and utility are relatively small compared... more...

  • Developments in Tissue Manufacturingby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2007; US$ 460.00

    The tissue segment has become one of the most important of the paper industry in developed countries. It produces one of the most highly valued and appreciated, though not necessarily talked about, paper products. Current developmental projects in the industry are focused largely on improving product quality and performance. Finding lower-cost ways... more...

  • Developments in Tissue Converting and Packagingby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2007; US$ 460.00

    Tissue converting and packaging technologies have helped tissue paper industries to be profitable over the last ten years. A large variety of value added, attractive tissue-based products are available today, essentially because of the developments that have taken place in tissue converting machinery. A better understanding of modifications in fibre... more...

  • Assessing the Environmental Impact of Textiles and the Clothing Supply Chainby Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 200.00

    The textile industry impacts the environment in a number of ways, including its use of resources, its impact on global warming, and the amount of pollution and waste it generates. Assessing the Environmental Impact of Textiles and the Clothing Supply Chain reviews methods used to calculate this environmental impact, including product carbon footprints... more...

  • Woodby Joachim Radkau

    Wiley 2013; US$ 29.95

    Ötzi the iceman could not do without wood when he was climbing his Alpine glacier, nor could medieval cathedral-builders or today's construction companies. From time immemorial, the skill of the human hand has developed by working wood, so much so that we might say that the handling of wood is a basic element in the history of the human body.... more...

  • The Essence of Provenceby Pierre Magnan; Richard Seaver

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95

    The extraordinary rags-to-riches tale of Olivier Baussan and the roadside soap stand that became L?Occitane, one of the world?s most successful purveyors of natural fragrances. Founded in 1976 by Olivier Baussan, the now world-renowned fragrance company L?Occitane, ?a woman of Provence? in Old French, was inspired by the essences of lavender and... more...

  • Reinventing Giantsby Bill Fischer; Umberto Lago; Fang Liu

    Wiley 2013; US$ 27.95

    A compelling profile of an emerging Chinese competitor Chinese firms are reinventing their business models, their corporate cultures, and themselves, becoming global competitors who increasingly offer knowledge rather than cheap labour in their quest to join the ranks of the "world's best" companies. This book offers a compelling profile of the most... more...