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The Resource The Industrial Revolution, Dr. Patrick N. Allitt

The Industrial Revolution, Dr. Patrick N. Allitt

Label
The Industrial Revolution
Title
The Industrial Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Dr. Patrick N. Allitt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Great Courses has partnered with the Smithsonian to create educational experiences, such as this series on inventors and the revolutionary machines that changed the course of history
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
NOG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allitt, Patrick
Dewey number
909.81
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Dr. Patrick N. Allitt, Emory University
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, LLC
Series statement
Great courses. Topic: History. Subtopic: Modern history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Industrial revolution
  • Economic history
  • Industries
  • Economic history
  • Industrial revolution
  • Industries
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Industrial Revolution, Dr. Patrick N. Allitt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 8950
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 36 lectures
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 PDF disc.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Industrialization is good for you -- Why was Britain first? -- The agricultural revolution -- Cities and manufacturing traditions -- The Royal Shipyards -- The textile industry -- Coal mining: powering the revolution -- Iron: coking and puddling -- Wedgwood and the pottery business -- Building Britain's canals -- Steam technology and the first railways -- The railway revolution -- Isambard Kingdom Brunel: master engineer -- The machine-tool makers -- The worker's-eye view -- Poets, novelists, and factories -- How industry changed politics -- Dismal science: the economists -- American pioneers: Whitney and Lowell -- Steamboats and factories in America -- Why Europe started late -- Bismarck, De Lesseps, and Eiffel -- John D. Rockefeller and Standard Oil -- Andrew Carnegie and American Steel -- American industrial labor -- Anglo-American contrasts -- Electric shocks and surprises -- Mass-producing bicycles and cars -- Taking flight: the dream becomes reality -- Industrial warfare, 1914-1918 -- Expansion and the Great Depression -- Mass production wins World War II -- The information revolution -- Asian Tigers: the new industrialized nations -- Environmental paradoxes -- The benign transformation
Control code
1094429
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490679112
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0710
  • 8950
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781490679112
  • (OCoLC)911187841
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Industrial Revolution, Dr. Patrick N. Allitt
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 8950
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 36 lectures
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 PDF disc.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Industrialization is good for you -- Why was Britain first? -- The agricultural revolution -- Cities and manufacturing traditions -- The Royal Shipyards -- The textile industry -- Coal mining: powering the revolution -- Iron: coking and puddling -- Wedgwood and the pottery business -- Building Britain's canals -- Steam technology and the first railways -- The railway revolution -- Isambard Kingdom Brunel: master engineer -- The machine-tool makers -- The worker's-eye view -- Poets, novelists, and factories -- How industry changed politics -- Dismal science: the economists -- American pioneers: Whitney and Lowell -- Steamboats and factories in America -- Why Europe started late -- Bismarck, De Lesseps, and Eiffel -- John D. Rockefeller and Standard Oil -- Andrew Carnegie and American Steel -- American industrial labor -- Anglo-American contrasts -- Electric shocks and surprises -- Mass-producing bicycles and cars -- Taking flight: the dream becomes reality -- Industrial warfare, 1914-1918 -- Expansion and the Great Depression -- Mass production wins World War II -- The information revolution -- Asian Tigers: the new industrialized nations -- Environmental paradoxes -- The benign transformation
Control code
1094429
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490679112
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0710
  • 8950
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781490679112
  • (OCoLC)911187841
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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