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The business and technology of the Sheffield Armaments industry 1900-1930

@inproceedings{Corker2016TheBA,
  title={The business and technology of the Sheffield Armaments industry 1900-1930},
  author={Chris Corker},
  year={2016}
}
This exploration of the Sheffield armaments industry focuses on four in-depth case studies of John Brown, Cammell-Laird, Thomas Firth and Hadfields to examine the business and technology of the industry. It builds on the work of Tweedale and Trebilcock on Sheffield and armaments, and advances the argument that during the period of study from 1900 to 1930, the city was one of the most important centres for armaments research and production anywhere in the world. The business of the armaments… 

Continuity and change in the Sheffield armaments industry 1919-1930

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