In praise of steam

by Robert Adley

Publisher: Guild Publishing in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 159 Downloads: 40
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  • Locomotives -- Great Britain -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementRobert Adley.
The Physical Object
Pagination159p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17375371M

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Christensen did more than anyone to plant the idea of disruptive innovation in the minds of people in the tech industry. When I stumbled upon his book decades ago, it was eye opening. Robert James Adley (2 March – 13 May ) was a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom and railway enthusiast.

In the s Adley was part-time Marketing Director for Holiday Inn (UK). He would brief his agency (Alexander James & Dexter) in the morning, before going to the House of was born Jewish but converted to Anglicanism, and was married with two children.

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