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The First Industrial Revolution

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This book identifies the strategic changes in economic organisation, industrial structure and technological progress associated with the industrial revolution, which took place in Britain over the century 1750 1850 and which marked a watershed in world economic development - the beginnings of modern economic growth for developed countries and an example of spontaneous indu ...more
Paperback, 332 pages
Published January 31st 1980 by Cambridge University Press (first published January 2nd 1966)
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Tony Franks-Buckley
This book was the beginning of my love with the Industrial Revolution. This lady has been a somewhat Teacher to me and throughout Universoty I quoted her as much as possible. This is by far the most valuable book I own and even though I am now a Historian and Author myself, I always use this book as a reference, when asked a question from readers.

This is a must have book for anybody who enjoys reading or researching about Social and Economic Britain during the 17th 18th 19th Centuries
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