1st Edition

The Industrial Revolution 1750–1850 An Introductory Essay

By H.L. Beales Copyright 1958
    108 Pages
    by Routledge

    The Industrial Revolution (1958) examines the various interpretations of early industrialization in Britain. It assesses and synthesises the many writings on the industrial revolution to produce an insightful essay that spans the theories and thinking on the subject.

    1. Introduction  2. The Cradle of the Industrial Revolution  3. The Agrarian Revolution  4. The Revolution in Industry  5. The Revolution in Communications  6. Wars and Population  7. The New Industrialism  8. The Response of Labour  9. Government Policy  10. Epilogue


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