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  • Selbys The Science People

    Selbys the Science People – A History of H B Selby Australia Limited was commissioned by the late B A Selby and published in 2005, in his 91st year. Written by Samuel Furphy, it traces the growth of a family business from its earliest beginnings at the turn of the 20th century, recording the challenges of surviving in a corporate world and concluding with a bizarre takeover in 1982.

    The author, Dr Samuel Furphy is a Research Fellow in the School of History, Australian National University.

    Publisher: Australian Scholarly Publishing Pty Ltd
    Format: Paperback
    ISBN: 1740970925
    Released: January 2005

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