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Author Pike, E. Royston (Edgar Royston), 1896-1980, editor

Title Human Documents of the Industrial Revolution in Britain
Published London ; Boston : George Allen & Unwin, 1966
London : Allen & Unwin, 1966
1966

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 W'PONDS  330.94107 Pik  AVAILABLE
Description 368 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Unwin university books
Contents Rise of the factory system -- Factory life and people. Living conditions ; Working conditions -- Child labour. Parish apprentices ; Peel's committee ; Sadler's committee ; Children in factories ; Children in coal mines ; Children in trades and manufactures ; Child labour : for and against -- Woman's place. The factory girl ; Factory wives ; Women in coal mines ; Girls of the pit bank -- Sexual relations -- The state of the towns. A gazetteer of disgusting places ; Chadwick the sanitary reformer ; Recreation and amusements
Summary A collection of primary source documents on the Industrial Revolution in Great Britain that focus on the human element
Analysis Great Britain Economic conditions Sources 19th century
Child labour - Great Britain
Factories - History
Great Britain - Economic conditions - 1760-1860
Great Britain - Industries - History
Great Britain - Social conditions - History
Industry - History
Women - Employment - Great Britain
Notes American ed. published under title: Hard times; human documents of the industrial revolution
Includes index
With his Symphony, no. 4, op. 53, A major
Performer Lamoureux Orchestra: Charles Munch, conductor
Subject Industrial revolution -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Industrial revolution.
Industries -- History.
Industries -- Great Britain -- History.
Labor -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources.
Labor movement -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources.
Working class -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources.
Labor -- Great Britain -- History.
Labor movement -- Great Britain -- History.
Working class -- Great Britain -- History.
Symphonies.
Working class -- Great Britain -- History -- Sources.
Working class -- Great Britain -- History.
Working class -- Great Britain.
United Kingdom -- Economic conditions -- 1760-1789
United Kingdom -- Economic conditions -- 19th century -- Sources.
United Kingdom -- Economic conditions.
Great Britain -- History -- 1760-1789 -- Sources.
Great Britain -- Industries -- History
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Social conditions.
Author Pike, E. Royston (Edgar Royston), 1896-1980.
Orchestre des concerts Lamoureux.
LC no. sii04942059
ISBN 0049420593 (cased)
0049420607 (paperback)
9780049420601