The Laws of Management, Pan Macmillan India, 2012
John Adair: Fundamentals of Leadership (edited with Jonathan Gosling and Peter Case), Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
The Overseas Chinese of Southeast Asia: Business, History, Culture (with Ian Rae), Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
(edited) Encyclopedia of the History of American Management, Continuum International, 2005.
Singular and Different: Business in China Past, Present and Future (with Ian Rae), Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
Management: the Basics, Routledge, 2004.
The Road to Crécy: The English Invasion of France, 1346 (with Marilyn Livingstone), Longman, 2004.
Managing in Virtual Organisations (with Malcolm Warner), Thomson Learning, 2003.
Fifty Key Figures in Management, Routledge, 2003.
(edited) The Corporate Governance Debate, 1878-1914, Thoemmes Press, 2003.
(edited) The Emergence of Business Ethics, Thoemmes Press, 2002.
(edited) The Development of Modern Advertising, Thoemmes Press, 2002.
(edited) Biographical Dictionary of Management, Thoemmes Press, 2001. Major reference work covering over 600 key figures in the development of modern management.
Builders and Dreamers: The Making and Meaning of Management, FT-Prentice Hall, 2001.
(edited) Organization Behaviour, Thoemmes Press, 2001.
(edited) Financial Management, Thoemmes Press, 2001.
How to Get an MBA, Routledge, 2000.
(edited) Human Resource Management, Thoemmes Press, 2000.
(edited) Key Texts in Marketing, Thoemmes Press, 2000.
Dictionary of Business and Management, Thomson, 1998.
Leigh in the War 1939-45, Leigh and District Historical Society, 1994.