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June 2002
Logistics & Transport Focus;Jun2002, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p86
Trade Publication
Provides information on books on business logistics and transportation that were added, as of June 2002, to the books in the library of the Institute of Logistics and Transport. The book "Counting the Costs: 2002 Absence and Labor Turnover Survey," is the 16th annual survey of absence in Great Britain and contains in-depth analysis of the costs, causes and solutions to absence. The book "Jane's Urban Transport Systems 2001-2002," provides comprehensive coverage of transportation systems in place, and planned, in over 400 cities from 115 countries. The book "Kaizen for the Shopfloor," takes the reader through the critical steps in conducting a very effective kaizen event. The book "Kanban for the Shopfloor," covers all the basic issues associated with implementing kanbans in plain understandable language. The book "Railway Stations: Planning Design and Management," edited by Julian Ross examines a whole range of stations, from city stations handling tens of millions of passengers annually, through smaller urban and suburban stations, to rural halts. The book "The Moving Metropolis: A History of London's Transport Since 1800," edited by Sheila Taylor looks at the entire history of public transport in London, England from its beginnings in the early 19th century up to the present day.


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