The Box

Author: Marc Levinson
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400880750
Size: 17.39 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 5824
Download Read Online
The Box tells the dramatic story of the container's creation, the decade of struggle before it was widely adopted, and the sweeping economic consequences of the sharp fall in transportation costs that containerization brought about.

Deadlock

Author: Sara Paretsky
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783442459865
Size: 19.63 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 3187
Download Read Online
Als Eishockeylegende Champ Warshawski im Lake Michigan ertrinkt, glaubt seine Cousine, die Ermittlerin V.I. Warshawski, weder an einen Unfall noch an die aufkommenden Selbstmord-Gerüchte.

Geschichte Der Welt 1870 1945

Author: Akira Iriye
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406641156
Size: 80.55 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 5286
Download Read Online
Die Welt sollte bis 1956 auf den nächsten gewaltigen Schritt warten müssen, der
die Welt der Seefahrt erneut revolutionierte: den Seefracht—Container; vgl. Marc
Levinson, The Box. How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the
World Economy Bigger, Princeton, NJ 2006. 68 Vgl. North, Ocean Freight Rates,
S. 543. 69 Vgl. Okihiro, Pineapple Culture; sowie Lawrence Clayton, Grace. W. R.
Grace and Company, the Forrnative Years, 1850-1930, Ottawa, IL 1985. 70 Vgl.

Encyclopedia Of Marine Science

Author: C. Reid Nichols
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438118813
Size: 44.21 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 5568
Download Read Online
See also container ship. Further Reading Levinson, Marc. The Box: How the
Shipping Container made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger.
Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2006. The United States Mission to
the European Union. Container and Cargo Security. Available online. URL: http://
www.useu.usmission.gov/Dossiers/Cargo_Security. Accessed March 21, 2007.
container ship Ocean-going merchant vessels designed to carry and stack
thousands of ...

Stapellauf F R Ein Neues Zeitalter

Author: Tobias Gerstung
Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
ISBN: 3647300861
Size: 17.48 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2478
Download Read Online
McLean ließ einige Umbauten vornehmen. Die Luken wurden erweitert und im
Frachtraum des Schiffes wurde eine Gitterwabenkonstruktion eingebaut, die es
ermöglichte, fünf bis sechs Container übereinander 184 Vgl. Goss, British Ports
Policies since 1945, S. 55f.. 185 Vgl. Marc Levinson, The Box. How the Shipping
Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger. Princeton,
Oxford 2006; Brian J. Cudahy, Box Boats. How Container Ships Changed the
World, ...

Vorgeschichte Der Gegenwart

Author: Lutz Raphael
Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
ISBN: 3647300780
Size: 76.33 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6712
Download Read Online
Change and Adaption 1918–1990, Exeter 2003, S. 51–83. 32 Vgl. Marc Levinson
, The Box. How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World
Economy Bigger, Princeton (NJ)/Oxford 2006; Brian J. Cudahy, Box Boats. How
Container Ships Changed the World, New York 2007; Frank Broeze, The
Globalisation of the Oceans. Containerisation from the 1950s to the Present,
Newfoundland 2002; Arthur Donovan/Joseph Bonney, The Box that Changed the
World.

50 Years Of Transportation In Singapore

Author: Tien Fang Fwa
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9814651613
Size: 66.29 MB
Format: PDF
View: 3217
Download Read Online
It is well-acknowledged that containerization in the 20th century was one of the
major driving factors for the spectacular growth of global maritime trade. “[...]
Containerization made shipping cheap and, by doing so, changed the shape of
the world economy. [...]” (From: Levinson, M. 2010. “The box: how the shipping
container made the world smaller and the world economy bigger”. Princeton
University Press). Section 1.2 will give a closer look at containerization and how it
determined ...

Die Zukunft

Author: Al Gore
Publisher: Siedler Verlag
ISBN: 3641129222
Size: 61.10 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 6006
Download Read Online
Al Gore, der ehemalige Vizepräsident der USA, Friedensnobelpreisträger und Bestsellerautor, wagt in seinem neuen Buch einen Blick in die Zukunft.