Timeline of the Industrial Revolution

Timeline of the Industrial Revolution

by Charlie Samuels
     
 

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History Highlights presents some of the most important periods of world history in a brand-new way. A timeline running throughout each book shows key developments over the period. Within each book, subject timelines provide even more detailed information.

Key Features

Color-coded timelines in each chapter

Photos and illustrations supplement well-researched,

Overview

History Highlights presents some of the most important periods of world history in a brand-new way. A timeline running throughout each book shows key developments over the period. Within each book, subject timelines provide even more detailed information.

Key Features

Color-coded timelines in each chapter

Photos and illustrations supplement well-researched, historical information

Primary-source documents help with document-based questions

Sidebars give focused explanations to aid comprehension

Glossary, sources of further information, and index

Between 1700 and 1900, the world changed beyond comparison. A rural society became an urban, industrialized one. At the heart of the change was technological progress, from railroads to machines that produced goods in huge numbers. This book traces the process of change, explaining why it happened and its wider effects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433934933
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
History Highlights: A Gareth Stevens Timeline Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
11 - 13 Years

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