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Encyclopedia of the industrial revolution in America

by James Stuart Olson

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial revolution -- United States -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-303) and index.

    StatementJames S. Olson ; technical editor, Robert L. Shadle.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsShadle, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC105 .O45 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 313 p. :
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15500313M
    ISBN 100313308306
    LC Control Number00052129
    OCLC/WorldCa45243303

    editors. "The Second Phase Of The Industrial Revolution: –" , Encyclopaedia Brittanica editors. "Industrial Revolution. , 11 April Mattus, Doug. "To What Extent Did the Industrial Revolution Change American Social, Economic & Political Life?" Seattle Post-Intelligencer. The third volume, Landmarks of the American Revolution, was originally edited by Mark M. Boatner III and published in Boatner was involved with the revisions, expansions, and updates to this second edition. This volume serves as a companion to the Encyclopedia of the American Revolution but can also stand on its own. This volume is.

      The industrial revolution completely transformed Massachusetts in the 19th century. It changed the economy, society, transportation, health and medicine and led to many inventions and firsts in Massachusetts history. The industrial revolution began in England and eventually spread to the rest of the world, but came late to the United States, finally arriving in the late s and early s. "In The Encyclopedia of the Industrial Revolution in World History" contributors survey the Industrial Revolution as a world historical phenomenon rather than through the traditional lens of a development largely restricted to Western society."--Back cover.

    American Revolution; Shift from an agrarian society to an industrial one: The Industrial Revolution (). The shift from an Industrial Society to a Post-Industrial one: The Cybernetic Revolution ( Present). The shift from a Communist Society to a Capitalist one: Perestroika in the former U.S.S.R (). Neolithic revolution. Encyclopedia Britannica, The Industrial Revolution has had the most far-reaching and transformative effects of any era in the planet's history. After detailing life and technology in Europe prior to the revolution, this volume presents the changes that led to the revolution, important inventions and innovations, societal and economic consequences, and the Second Industrial Revolution in the.


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