Economic and Social History of the World War. British Series Volume 6

Economic and Social History of the World War. British Series Volume 6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...with certain non-ferrous metals and metallic ores. C Official Publications: Board of Trade. Non-Ferrous Mining Industry, Committee on. Apps., Charts and Index. Cmd. 652. 46 pp. Discusses mainly post-war conditions Departmental Report, with 1920, and prospects (of tin, lead and zinc industries), but refers also to conditions during war and effect of Government action, e.g. on prices, production, &c. Appendices contain statistics of output and prices (mainly from official sources), dividends and profits of principal mines, fec. Committees. Commercial and Industrial Policy, Committee on. Interim Report on certain Essential Industries. 1918, Cd. 9032, vol. 13. (Vide supra, p. 101.) Deals briefly (pars. 4, ft-12, 29) with spelter, tungsten, and barytes (arrangements made for supply during war, recommendations as to future assistance of the industry, &c.). H.M. Geological Survey. Special Reports on Mineral Resources of Great Britain. Vol. I. Tungsten and Manganese Ores. By H. Dewey and C. E. N. Bromehead. H.M.S.O. 1915. iv + 59pp. Ibid. Vol. 2. Barytes and Witherite. By R. G. Carruthers and others. 1915. iv + 93 pp. Ibid. Vol. 15. Arsenic and Antimony Ores. By Henry Dewey. 1920. iv + 59pp. Give accounts of the distribution, uses, methods of preparation, output (pre-war), &c., of the different minerals, with particulars of individual mines. Only brief and incidental references to effects of war. Imperial Mineral Resources Bureau. 1st Annual Report for 1919. H.M.S.O. 1920. 24 pp. Gives account of preliminary steps taken for stimulating production and consumption of minerals and metals within British Empire, supplying information to trade organizations and Government Departments, &c. The Mineral Industry of the British Empire and...show more

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  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 358g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236924355
  • 9781236924353