The First Industrial Nation: The Economic History of Britain 1700-1914 / Edition 3 by Peter Mathias, Mathias Peter | | 9781136753275 | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
The First Industrial Nation: The Economic History of Britain 1700-1914

The First Industrial Nation: The Economic History of Britain 1700-1914

by Peter Mathias
     
 

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This celebrated and seminal text examines the industrial revolution, from its genesis in pre-industrial Britain, through its development and into maturity. A chapter-by-chapter analysis explores topics such as economic growth, agriculture, trade finance, labour and transport.
First published in 1969, The First Industrial Nation is widely recognised as a

Overview

This celebrated and seminal text examines the industrial revolution, from its genesis in pre-industrial Britain, through its development and into maturity. A chapter-by-chapter analysis explores topics such as economic growth, agriculture, trade finance, labour and transport.
First published in 1969, The First Industrial Nation is widely recognised as a classic text for students of the industrial revolution.

Editorial Reviews

Times Higher Education Supplement
Durable, dependable, virtually unbeatable.
Teaching History
Remains the finest textbook of British economic history between 1700 and 1914.
From the Publisher
'Remains the finest textbook of British economic history between 1700 and 1914 available to sixth-form and undergraduate students.' - Teaching History

'It should be made available to every sixth-form pupil taking an Advanced level course in the subject.' - Economics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781136753275
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/05/2013
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
528
File size:
7 MB

Meet the Author

Peter Mathias was Master of Downing College, Cambridge until his retirement in 1996.

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