Technology of the Industrial Revolution, 1st Edition

  • Margaret Vallencourt
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  • ISBN-10: 1508100403
  • ISBN-13: 9781508100409
  • DDC: 609.03
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

This resource examines technological developments during the Industrial Revolution. A brief history of the Industrial Revolution first provides contextual background. This is followed by technological achievements within individual fields, such as power, textiles, transport, communications, and other industries. The resource concludes by examining the changes to labor and the workplace that were brought about by the Industrial Revolution. Students of the digital age will be fascinated to read about the technological achievements during this earlier similarly pivotal, transformative, and revolutionary period in history.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Industrial Revolution.
2: Power Technology.
3: Inventions in the Textile Industry.
4: Advances in Transport and Communications.
5: The Development of Industry.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Index.