Pacific Dunlop began as a small firm making the new Dunlop bicycle tyre in a Melbourne lane in 1893. This book, by the historian Geoffrey Blainey, is an account of the growth of the famous Australian company which now controls household names such as Beaurepaire and Olympic, Repco, Slazenger, Prestige, Berlei, Grosby, "Chesty" Bond, Ansell, Peters, Edgell-Birds Eye, Robur, Herbert Adams, Sleigh and Telectronics.
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JUMPING OVER THE WHEEL: A CENTENARY HISTORY OF PACIFIC DUNLOP by Geoffrey Blaine
Allen & Unwin - 1993