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Enriching the Earth: Fritz Haber, Carl Bosch, and the Transformation of World Food (review)
The core of Enriching the Earth comprises an account of the discovery of ammonia synthesis by Fritz Haber and its subsequent commercialization by Carl Bosch and his coworkers at BASF. Preceding thisExpand
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The internationalization of science in a commercial context: research and development by overseas multinationals in Britain before the mid-1970s
The establishment of research and development (R & D) laboratories by the UK affiliates of overseas-controlled firms was a feature of the R & D landscape throughout the twentieth century and had itsExpand
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The Royal Society, its Fellows and industrial R&D in the mid twentieth century
  • S. Horrocks
  • Sociology
  • Notes and Records of the Royal Society
  • 20 September 2010
Commentators and politicians have frequently argued that the performance of the British economy could be significantly improved by paying more attention to the translation of the results ofExpand
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Industrial Chemistry and its Changing Patrons at the University of Liverpool, 1926-1951
This paper examines how the orientation of British universities to national problems during and immediately after World War II impacted their existing networks of local support. It draws on a rangeExpand
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