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Factory man: how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town

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subject_facetBassett 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_displayFactory man : how one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town
title_fullFactory 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_shortFactory man
title_subhow one furniture maker battled offshoring, stayed local-- and helped save an American town
topic_facetBassett, John D
Biography & Autobiography
Business
Foreign ownership
Furniture industry and trade
Globalization
Nonfiction
Offshore outsourcing
Sociology