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The Industrial Revolution, Brenda Stalcup, book editor

Label
The Industrial Revolution
Title
The Industrial Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Stalcup, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
330.9/034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC52.5
LC item number
.I53 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Turning points
Label
The Industrial Revolution, Brenda Stalcup, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The causes of the Industrial Revolution in Britain / Eric Pawson -- The spread of the Industrial Revolution to Europe / W.O. Henderson -- Americans debate the merits of industrialization / George Soule -- The United States imports the Industrial Revolution / Carroll Pursell -- The birth of the factory / Gary Cross and Rick Szostak -- The rise of the company town / Daniel Nelson -- Eli Whitney and the cotton gin / Dennis Karwatka -- Robert Fulton and the steamboat / Franklin M. Reck -- Cyris McCormick and the mechanical reaper / H.W. Brands -- Samuel Morse and the telegraph / Brooke Hindle -- Thomas Edison and the electrical lighting system / Thomas Parke Hughes -- Henry Ford and the automobile / Thomas V. DiBacco -- The Industrial Revolution lowered laborers' standard of living / J.L. Hammond and Barbara Hammond -- The Industrial Revolution raised laborers' standard of living / Ludwig von Mises -- The rise of organized labor / Carl N. Degler -- An indictment of the robber barons / Howard Zinn -- A defense of the robber barons / Burton w. Folsom, Jr. -- An increase in black migration and foreign immigration to industrial centers / Harold U. Faulkner -- The relationship between industrialization and urban pollution / Martin V. Melosi -- The mechanization of farming / Carroll Pursell -- The effect of labor-saving devices on housework / Ruth Schwartz Cowan -- The Industrial Revolution's effect on education / Edward C. Kirkland
Control code
ocm48661141
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
269 p.
Isbn
9780737709261
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001008418
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780737709261
Label
The Industrial Revolution, Brenda Stalcup, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The causes of the Industrial Revolution in Britain / Eric Pawson -- The spread of the Industrial Revolution to Europe / W.O. Henderson -- Americans debate the merits of industrialization / George Soule -- The United States imports the Industrial Revolution / Carroll Pursell -- The birth of the factory / Gary Cross and Rick Szostak -- The rise of the company town / Daniel Nelson -- Eli Whitney and the cotton gin / Dennis Karwatka -- Robert Fulton and the steamboat / Franklin M. Reck -- Cyris McCormick and the mechanical reaper / H.W. Brands -- Samuel Morse and the telegraph / Brooke Hindle -- Thomas Edison and the electrical lighting system / Thomas Parke Hughes -- Henry Ford and the automobile / Thomas V. DiBacco -- The Industrial Revolution lowered laborers' standard of living / J.L. Hammond and Barbara Hammond -- The Industrial Revolution raised laborers' standard of living / Ludwig von Mises -- The rise of organized labor / Carl N. Degler -- An indictment of the robber barons / Howard Zinn -- A defense of the robber barons / Burton w. Folsom, Jr. -- An increase in black migration and foreign immigration to industrial centers / Harold U. Faulkner -- The relationship between industrialization and urban pollution / Martin V. Melosi -- The mechanization of farming / Carroll Pursell -- The effect of labor-saving devices on housework / Ruth Schwartz Cowan -- The Industrial Revolution's effect on education / Edward C. Kirkland
Control code
ocm48661141
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
269 p.
Isbn
9780737709261
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001008418
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780737709261

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