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The Industrial Revolution in the Eighteenth Century: An Outline of the Beginnings of the Modern Factory System in England
The Industrial Revolution in the Eighteenth Century An Outline of the Beginnings of the Modern Factory System in England Author:Paul Mantoux Mantoux's famous study is a classic whose virtues have never been wholly superseded. --W. W. Rostow — In both its architecture and detail this volume is by far the best introduction to the subject in any language. It is, moreover, a permanent work of reference. Rereading it recently from cover to cover has been an experience one would not hav... more »e missed. It is astonishingly fresh. And not a few of the findings of modern writers that one had thought of as new are now seen to have been anticipated by M. Mantoux. His book is one of a few works on economic history that can justly be spoken of as classics.
This great classic of economic history has been unrevised and out of print far too long... M. Mantoux's book remains essential reading for each generation of economic historians interested in economic growth and the upheavals of early industrialization. --The Times [London] Literary Supplement« less