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Book:Till time's last sand: a history of the bank of england 1694-2013:2017 Till time's last sand: a history of the bank of england 1694-2013
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Author: Kynaston, David
Publication year: 2017
Language: English
Media Book
Classification: 332.11
Publisher: Bloomsbury, 2017
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1408868563 9781408868560
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'Not an ordinary bank, but a great engine of state,' Adam Smith declared about the Bank of England as long ago as 1776. The Bank is now over 320 years old, and for the vast majority of that time it has been central in British history, with an increasingly high profile in recent years. There has never been a modern, authoritative and accessible sing
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Very detailed account which relies too heavily on quotations from archives.Interesting comments from ex-employees on coping with dull routine work.This is best suited to financial economists/students given the jargon used.
08/01/18
johnwickens
West Sussex
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Book:Smoke in the Valley:2008
Author: Kynaston, David
Year 2008
Language: English
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Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
365p (Pbk)
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Book:Austerity Britain, 1945-51:2007
Author: Kynaston, David
Year 2007
Language: English
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Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
viii, 692 p., [32] p. of plates, ill. (hbk)
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0747588937
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Book:Modernity Britain, Opening the Box, 1957-59:2013
Author: Kynaston, David, 1951-
Year 2013
Language: English
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Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Resource type: Physical
432p, ill., strations (Hbk.)
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Book:Family Britain, 1951-1957:2009
Author: Kynaston, David, 1951-
Year 2009
Language: English
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Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Resource type: Physical
784p (hbk.)
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1781250553
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Book:The lion wakes, a modern history of HSBC:2015
Author: Kynaston, David
Author: Roberts, Richard
Year 2015
Language: English
Media Book
Publisher: Profile Books
Resource type: Physical
768p, illustrations (black and white) (hbk)
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