Industrial Revolution: People and Perspectives (Perspectives in American Social History Series)

Industrial Revolution: People and Perspectives (Perspectives in American Social History Series)

By: Jennifer Lee Goloboy (editor)Hardback

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This volume in the Perspectives in American Social History series reveals the long reach of the Industrial Revolution into the work lives and self-perceptions of average Americans. * Primary documents including Alexander Hamilton's "Report on Manufactures," poetry from the labor newspaper, The Voice of Industry, and William Gregg's "Practical Results of Southern Manufactures" * A chronology highlighting key developments in the Industrial Revolution, including the invention of the cotton gin, the steamship, the telegraph, and the sewing machine

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About Author

Jennifer L. Goloboy, PhD, is an independent scholar based in Minneapolis, MN, specializing in the history of the early American middle class.

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/10/2008
  • ISBN13: 9781598840650
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 315
  • ID: 9781598840650
  • weight: 680
  • ISBN10: 1598840657

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