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The industrial and commercial history of England

(Lectures delivered to the University of Oxford) by the late James E. Thorold Rogers ...

by Rogers, James E. Thorold

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Published by T.F. Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industries -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions.,
  • Great Britain -- Commerce -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEd. by his son, Arthur G. L. Rogers.
    ContributionsRogers, Arthur George Liddon, b. 1864.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 xi, 2 v. [1] p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14014705M
    OCLC/WorldCa6258185

    Appendix: standard industrial classification. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary By London was the world's greatest city and at the centre of the world's greatest empire. This book sets out to show that it was also at the heart of the Industrial Revolution. England had expanded her import and export markets through capitalism and had concentrated within herself enormous quantities of wealth. This wealth became essential as capital to be used in financing factories and machinery, and thus England was in a uniquely favorable financial position to engage in industrial development.

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Industrialisation & Industrial History Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. England contained many industrial clusters; while London became a world-leading commercial centre, the West Midlands was a centre of the textile industry, and Northwest England pioneered rail transport and shipbuilding. Wales was the main coal mining and metalworking district, and the cradle of the British labour movement. Welsh nationalism.

    Cunningham, William, and McArthur, E. A.: Outlines of English Industrial History. (p. ) Gibbins, H. de B.: Industry in England. Warner, George Townsend: Landmarks in English Industrial History. Price, L. L.: A Short History of English Commerce and Industry. Special Works. Seebohm, Frederic: The English Village Community. Although written for. Fisher, F. J. (), ‘ Commercial trends and policy in sixteenth-century England ’, Economic History Review, 1st series, 10, 95– Fisher, F. J. (), ‘ The development of London as a centre of conspicuous consumption in the sixteenth and seventeenth century ’, Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, 4th series, 30,


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Thorold; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Industries, Commerce, Economic conditions, Accessible book, Communities; Places: Great Britain. Get this from a library.

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(shelved 1 time as industrial-history) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving. The Industrial Revolution, which took place from the 18th to 19th centuries, was a period during which predominantly agrarian, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial and urban.

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The Commercial Revolution consisted of the creation of a European economy based on trade, which began in the 11th century and lasted until it was succeeded by the Industrial Revolution in the midth century. Beginning with the Crusades, Europeans rediscovered spices, silks, and other commodities rare in development created a new desire for trade, and trade expanded in the second.

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