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

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9781478931096
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title Factory man : How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town
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_sort factory man how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an american town
title_sub How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local--and Helped Save an American Town
topic Bassett Furniture Industries, Bassett, John D., 1937-, Biography & Autobiography, Business, Furniture industry and trade Foreign ownership, Furniture industry and trade United States, Globalization, Nonfiction, Offshore outsourcing, Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Company
topic_facet Bassett, John D, Biography & Autobiography, Business, Foreign ownership, Furniture industry and trade, Globalization, Nonfiction, Offshore outsourcing