Manufacturing industries

    Fins: Harley Earl, the Rise of General Motors, and the Glory Days of Detroit

    By William Knoedelseder

    Hardback £14.46

    The New York Times bestselling author of Bitter Brew chronicles the birth and rise to greatness of the American auto industry through the remarkable life of Harley Earl, an eccentric six-foot-five, stuttering visionary who dropped out of college and went on to invent the profession of automobile styling, thereby revolutionized...

    Driverless: Intelligent Cars and the Road Ahead

    By Melba Kurman

    Paperback £10.85

    When human drivers let intelligent software take the wheel: the beginning of a new era in personal mobility.

    Poultry Quality Evaluation

    Hardback £130.46

    Poultry Quality Evaluation: Quality Attributes and Consumer Values provides a new reference source that covers these aspects with the same scientific authority as texts on traditional poultry meat quality values. The book's first section explores new developments in our understanding of how muscle structure affects the eating qualities of cooked...

    The Story of Caravans International

    By Andrew Jenkinson

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The changing fortunes of the largest UK producer of caravans and motorhomes

    Rolls-Royce

    By James Taylor

    Paperback £7.25

    Rolls-Royce is one of Britain's legendary car brands, representing the pinnacle of engineering quality and luxury like no other manufacturer. Since 1904, when Charles Stewart Rolls and Frederick Henry Royce began their collaboration, the Rolls-Royce name has earned respect and admiration the world over. This is the full story of...

    One Device

    By Brian Merchant

    Hardback £14.46

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE FT & MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2017The secret history of the invention that changed everything and became the most profitable product in the world.

    Business of Farm Animal Welfare

    Paperback £38.11

    Globally, nearly 70 billion animals are farmed annually for meat, milk and eggs. Two-thirds of these are farmed intensively. The views held by food companies on animal stewardship, and the management practices and processes that they adopt are, therefore, of critical importance in determining the welfare of these animals. Yet,...

    Faster, Higher, Farther

    By Jack Ewing

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    When news of Volkswagen's clean diesel fraud first broke in September 2015, it sent shockwaves around the world. Overnight, the company long associated with quality, reliability and trust became a universal symbol of greed and deception. In this book, the author rips the lid off the scandal.

    Grocery

    By Michael Ruhlman

    Hardback £13.85

    The first narrative exploration of the politics of food, the business of the American grocery store, and the intersection of the two.

    What\'s the Matter with Meat?

    By Katy Keiffer

    Paperback Save £1.52 = £8.43

    A salutary, hard-hitting critique of the meat-producing industry and its harmful effects, What's the Matter with Meat? exhorts consumers to resist the lure of cheap meat, governments to encourage alternative production systems, and the industry itself to amend its practices.

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