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Britain's industrial revolution : the making of a manufacturing people, 1700-1870 / Barrie Trinder
Bib ID 6294570
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Trinder, Barrie Stuart, author
 
Edition First edition. 
Description Lancaster : Carnegie Publishing, 2013 
xii, 676 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white, and colour) ; 26 cm 
ISBN 9781859361757
1859361757
9781859362198
1859362192
Summary

A general overview of the industrial revolution across the British Isles. The industrial revolution was one of the defining changes of human history, and it happened in Britain first. It radically changed the way goods were made, and led to new ways of working and living, creating the country and society we recognise today.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 634-637) and index.

Subjects Industrial revolution -- Great Britain.  |  Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 1760-1860.  |  Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 18th century.  |  Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 19th century.

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