The Entrepreneurial Society of the Rhondda Valleys 1840-1920: Power and Influence in the Porth-pontypridd Region, by Griffiths, Richard
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- ISBN: 9780708322901 | 0708322905
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 9/30/2010
Until now most studies of the Welsh coal boom of the late 1800s and early 1900s have concentrated on the workers and the unions. Instead, inThe Entrepreneurial Society of the Rhondda Valleys, 18401920, Richard Griffiths focuses his attention on the middle class and reveals how several of these individuals wereby hard work, perseverance, and often creative business practicesable to build up considerable wealth and power.