The Industrial Revolutionaries The Making of the Modern World 1776-1914, by Weightman, Gavin
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- ISBN: 9780802144843 | 0802144845
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 5/25/2010
In this vivid, sweeping history of the industrial revolution, Weightman shows how, in less than 150 years, a world made of wood, powered by animals, wind, and water was made into something entirely new, forged of steel and iron, and powered by steam and fossil fuels.