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“A Constitutional Conveyance of Intelligence, Public and Private”: The Post Office, the Business of Printing, and the American Revolution

Joseph M. Adelman.

in Enterprise & Society: The International Journal of Business History

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business History. 17078 words.

This essay argues that American printers motivated by a deep commercial interest in fast and effective communication worked to overturn the British imperial postal service in 1774 and 1775....

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A. D. Morrison-Low. <i>Making Scientific Instruments in the Industrial Revolution</i>

John Singleton.

in Enterprise & Society: The International Journal of Business History

December 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business History. 764 words.

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A. K. Sandoval-Strausz. <i>Hotel: An American History</i>

Daniel Levinson Wilk.

in Enterprise & Society: The International Journal of Business History

December 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business History. 1844 words.

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. A Rough Beginning

Mark Mc Neilly.

in George Washington and the Art of Business

January 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Business History. 12040 words.

This chapter discusses the tough beginning George Washington had in organizing a revolution and its relevance to business leadership. Though Washington was a loyal subject of the crown, he...

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ABBOTT, James Alan (1928 - 2008), Manager and Director of Research, Koninklijk/Shell Laboratorium, Amsterdam, Shell Research BV, 1981–88, retired

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management. 102 words.

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ABBOTT, Morris Percy (1922 - 1998), Chief Executive, 1974–83, Chairman, 1977–83, Hogg Robinson Group Ltd

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics. 130 words.

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ABBOTT, Percival William Henry (1869 - 1954)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics. 166 words.

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ABDELA, Jack Samuel Ronald (1913 - 1994), QC 1966; a Circuit Judge, Central Criminal Court (formerly Deputy Chairman, Inner London Quarter Sessions), 1970–86

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics. 121 words.

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ABDUL RAHMAN PUTRA, Tunku

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics. 634 words.

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