Smokestacks and Spinning Jennys: Industrial Revolution

Smokestacks and Spinning Jennys: Industrial Revolution

by Sean Price
     
 

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Read this book to learn how inventions like the spinning jenny, steam engine, and telegraph changed daily life. Find out how interchangeable parts changed the way goods are produced. Learn more about working conditions in factories and textile mills.See more details below

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Overview

Read this book to learn how inventions like the spinning jenny, steam engine, and telegraph changed daily life. Find out how interchangeable parts changed the way goods are produced. Learn more about working conditions in factories and textile mills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781410924247
Publisher:
Heinemann-Raintree
Publication date:
10/28/2006
Series:
American History Through Primary Sources Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
904,875
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author


Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography "Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto" garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of "Junior Scholastic" magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as "National Geographic Kids" and "The New York Times Upfront". He lives with his family in Alabama.

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