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Burning ships

Steele, John

Burning ships

by Steele, John

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Published by Argyll in Glendaruel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tor Scandinavia (Ship).,
  • Ferries -- Fires and fire prevention.,
  • Ferryboat disasters -- North Sea.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Steele & Noreen Steele.
    ContributionsSteele, Noreen.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p., (8) p. of plates :
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22386484M
    ISBN 101874640629
    OCLC/WorldCa35556904

    THE BURNING ROOM by Michael Connelly is the seventeenth book in the Harry Bosch series and it still has the ability to draw me into the story and keep me engaged throughout the book. This is a well-written police procedural/5(K). “burn the ships” is the fifth and final single from the album burn the ships as well as the title track. It was released at midnight on Sept. 28, and announced via Twitter.

      Now in paperback, the inside story of "the greatesttransformation of Microsoft since it became a multinationalcompany" Marshall Phelps's remarkable eyewitness story offers lessons forany executive struggling with today's innovation and intellectualproperty challenges. Burning the Ships offers Phelps'sdramatic behind-the-scenes account of how he overcame internalresistance and got Microsoft 3/5(2). Yet the book Burning the Ships talks of Microsoft's burgeoning intellectual property treasure chest. Burning the Ships shows the way to another outlet for Microsoft's innovation. Instead of trying to hold their intellectual property close to the vest, Microsoft is beginning to open up the IP treasure chest and let others try to do the work of Reviews: 9.

    The Burning of the Library of Alexandria. Preston Chesser. The loss of the ancient world's single greatest archive of knowledge, the Library of Alexandria, has been lamented for ages. But how and why it was lost is still a mystery. The mystery exists not for lack of suspects but from an excess of them. Caesar ordered the ships in the harbor.   Book Review: "Burning the Ships" Marshal Phelps was best known for his year career at IBM Corp., where he served as vice president for IP and licensing and built the now-legendary $2B a year licensing program.


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