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The railway age

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Summary:Examines the impact of the introduction of railways in Great Britain, covering the technological revolution, the commercial and human reactions that culminated in "railway mania," and the economic and social results.
Contributor:Price, Kenneth
Cossons, Neil, 1939-
Provider:HTV West (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:Europe
Place of origin – Country:United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Place of origin – Region:England
Topical subjects:Industrial revolution Great Britain
Railroads Great Britain History 19th century
Technology Social aspects 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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