Cover of: The Box | Marc Levinson

The Box

How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English.

First Sentence

On April 26, 1956, a crane lifted fifty-eight aluminum truck bodies aboard an aging tanker ship moored in Newark, New Jersey.

The Physical Object

Format Hardcover
Number of pages 390
Dimensions 9.1 x 6.1 x 1.3 inches
Weight 1.5 pounds

ID Numbers

Open Library OL7759049M
Internet Archive boxhowshippingco00levi_851
ISBN 10 0691123241
ISBN 13 9780691123240
Library Thing 674909
Goodreads 316767

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