BELLAMY, Matthew J.
Title: Profiting the Crown : Canada's Polymer Corporation, 1942-1990. in dj.
Publisher:  McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2005, ISBN:0773528156
Seller ID: 71267
BELLAMY, Matthew J. Profiting the Crown : Canada's Polymer Corporation, 1942-1990 . Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2005). Pp.[i]-xxiii,(1),-303,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, black paper covered boards wi th white lettering to spine.Contents: 1. Poor By Nature: Rubber, Industry,and the Seeds of Polymer Science to 1939, 2. "Almost a Miracle": The Birth of the Canadian Synthetic Rubber Industry, from Experimental Dream to Indu strial Reality, 1942-1945, 3. For the Country at War and the Country at Peace, 1945-1951, 4. The Prosperous Years, 1951-1957: Chemistry, Consumers, and the Great God: Car, 5. Worldly Wise: Growth and Multinationalization, 1958-1966, 6. Decade of Discord: Diversification and Denationalization, 1967-1977, 7. Back to Basics, 1978-1990. Conclusion: Poor by Nature, Rich by Polciy: State Intervention and Polymer Corporation Ltd. With appendices. Small bump to bottom edge of front board, else vg in dj. 40.00