Factory man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town

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subject_facet Bassett Furniture Industries
Bassett, John D., -- 1937-
Furniture industry and trade -- Foreign ownership
Furniture industry and trade -- United States
Globalization
Offshore outsourcing
Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company
title_display Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town
title_full Factory Man How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town
Factory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town / Beth Macy
title_short Factory man :
title_sub How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town
topic_facet Bassett, John D
Biography & Autobiography
Business
Foreign ownership
Furniture industry and trade
Globalization
Nonfiction
Offshore outsourcing