Having said that, the reality is this book is well out of date, both in its language and case studies. Buy Strategy and Structure: Chapters in the History of the Industrial Enterprise by Chandler, Alfred D. (ISBN: 9781614275084) from Amazon's Book Store. With his work "Structure follows Strategy", Chandler demonstrated the relevance of business history and ensured that it would become part of educational programs in many universities. You'd be much better off reading about structure in a more modern textbook, but acknowledging Chandler as the author who began the writing on this and his idea that structure must follow strategy. Pp. ChandlerJr., Cambridge, The M.I.T. Strategy and Structure: Chapters in the History of the Industrial Enterprise. Strategy and structure: chapters in the history of the industrial enterprise Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. ... Chandler, Alfred D. Publication date 1962 Topics His work helped him establish strategy as an important topic for organisations and aided the transformation of McKinsey & Company as a specialist in organisational (re)structuring into a strategy consultancy firm. Everyday low … 463. Strategy and Structure: Chapters in the History of the American Industrial Enterprise Alfred Dupont Chandler Beard Books , 2003 - Business & Economics - 463 pages Press, 1962.