147 x 225 x 28mm
Toshiba is one of the world's largest manufacturing concerns, comprising of ten divisions drawing on the resources of 29 laboratories and 208 subsidiaries and affiliates. Its total work force worldwide is larger than that of the British army.
The book traces the company from its origins as a telecom manufacturer in late nineteenth century Japan through to its present global preeminence in sectors as diverse as consumer electronics, heavy engineering and medical imaging equipment. The history reveals the extent of Toshiba's long term commitment, and the creativity, determination and vision needed to survive and thrive as a manufacturer in the global market.