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Evolving transportation systems

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Summary:This program examines developments in transportation in Great Britain during the Industrial Revolution: road building and the impact of canals. Charts the rise and subsequent decline of canals as an example of social and technological change.
Contributor:Price, Kenneth
Cossons, Neil, 1939-
Provider:HTV West (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Industrial revolution Great Britain
Canals Great Britain History 18th century
Canals Great Britain History 19th century
Roads Great Britain History 18th century
Roads Great Britain History 19th century
Transportation Great Britain History 18th century
Transportation Great Britain History 19th century
Credits:Presenter: Neil Cossons.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Science, Technology, and Math
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