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The Resource The British Navy's Victualling Board, 1793-1815 : Management Competence and Incompetence

The British Navy's Victualling Board, 1793-1815 : Management Competence and Incompetence

Label
The British Navy's Victualling Board, 1793-1815 : Management Competence and Incompetence
Title
The British Navy's Victualling Board, 1793-1815
Title remainder
Management Competence and Incompetence
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Assesses how the Victualling Board succeeded in feeding the fleet, providing a great deal of interesting detail on the food and drink supplied and on how the Board went about its tasks. The book also discusses the Board's management practices, outlining areas of incompetence
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macdonald, Janet
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Cooking on ships
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain.
  • Great Britain.
  • Great Britain. Victualling Office
  • Great Britain. Victualling Office
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Armed Forces
Label
The British Navy's Victualling Board, 1793-1815 : Management Competence and Incompetence
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-253) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frontcover; Contents; Author's Note; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Tables And Maps; 1 Introduction, Historiography and Early History of Victualling; 2 The Core Tasks: Obtaining and Distributing Bulk Supplies of Food, Drink and Victualling Stores; 3 Delivery at Home: Issuing Victuals to Warships and Managing the Victualling Yards; 4 Delivery Abroad for Warships, Army Garrisons and Military Expeditions; 5 Non-core and ad hoc Tasks; 6 Head Office Staff; 7 Yard Staff; 8 Theft, Fraud, and other Misdemeanours; 9 Parliamentary Inquiries; 10 Conclusions; Appendices
Control code
ocn749265059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846158247
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13xzjt8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)749265059
Label
The British Navy's Victualling Board, 1793-1815 : Management Competence and Incompetence
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-253) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frontcover; Contents; Author's Note; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Tables And Maps; 1 Introduction, Historiography and Early History of Victualling; 2 The Core Tasks: Obtaining and Distributing Bulk Supplies of Food, Drink and Victualling Stores; 3 Delivery at Home: Issuing Victuals to Warships and Managing the Victualling Yards; 4 Delivery Abroad for Warships, Army Garrisons and Military Expeditions; 5 Non-core and ad hoc Tasks; 6 Head Office Staff; 7 Yard Staff; 8 Theft, Fraud, and other Misdemeanours; 9 Parliamentary Inquiries; 10 Conclusions; Appendices
Control code
ocn749265059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846158247
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13xzjt8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)749265059

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