Title:The Meat in the Sandwich - One Family's Involvement in a Major New Zealand Export Industry
Published by Bowstring Press, Greytown, Wairarapa, 1998, 129 pages, signed by author. Peter Norman QSM was general manager and then managing director of Thos Borthwick & Sons in New Zealand from 1959-82. During this period, and subsequently , he was on the board of several other major companies. He has written a wonderful story about his father and himself. The pleasant aspect of this story is that it concentrates on the important issues of the past 100 years, detailing them with stories about the changes as they occured. The book never becomes just a history of a company, but is an absorbing narrative of the changes and challenges that faced the whole meat industry through the decades.
Second hand Paperback