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Harnessing steam

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Summary:This program looks at the role of water power. Examines Newcomen's and Watt's machines, looks at the interdependence of steam, coal, and iron and at the new demand for coal.
Contributor:Price, Kenneth
Cossons, Neil, 1939-
Provider:HTV West (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
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
Steam-engines Great Britain History 18th century
Steam engineering Great Britain History 18th century
Steam-engines Great Britain History 19th century
Steam engineering Great Britain History 19th century
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
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