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Author George, Rose, 1969-

Title Ninety percent of everything : inside shipping, the invisible industry that puts clothes on your back, gas in your car, and food on your plate / Rose George.

Publication Info. New York : Metropolitan Books, c2013.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    388.044 GEO    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 287 pages : illustration ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents At sea -- Rotterdam-Le Havre -- A ditch in a desert -- Normal people with guns -- Veiled faces in water -- The merchant navy comforts service -- The bride in the boat -- Calves can swim -- So remorseless a havoc -- Ashore.
Subject Shipping -- History.
Freight and freightage -- History.
ISBN 9780805092639 hardback
0805092633 hardback

 
    
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