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Summary:Concentrates on the period of radical change in Great Britain between 1750 and 1850. Large numbers of people began to work for the first time in factories rather than on the land, and agriculture had to adapt to provide for an expanding population.
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
Labor supply Effect of technological innovations on Great Britain History 18th century
Labor supply Effect of technological innovations on Great Britain History 19th century
Technology Social aspects Great Britain History 18th century
Technology Social aspects Great Britain History 19th century
Credits:Presenter: Neil Cossons.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Science, Technology
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Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
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