Industry and Innovation: Selected Essays

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Psychology Press, 1990 - Political Science - 318 pages
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Contents

Editors Preface
3
Memoir of a Partnership by W O Henderson
11
The Wilkinsons and the Iron Trade
17
The Agricultural Activities of John Wilkinson
33
Dr Joseph Priestley John Wilkinson and the French
39
Entrepreneurs and Innovation in British
57
New Light on Richard Roberts Textile Engineer
75
John Galloway 18041894 Engineer of Manchester
99
The Birth of Modern Manchester
174
Manchesters Historian A Memoir of Arthur Redford
193
The Skilled Artisans during the Industrial Revolution
220
The Hungry Forties
232
Mrs Trollope and the Early Factory System
243
Trends in Fish Consumption
252
Monetary Standards and Imperial Trade
269
Select Bibliography of Professor Chaloners
301

Was there a Decline of the Industrial Spirit in Britain
122
Robert Owen Peter Drinkwater and the Early Factory
135
Manchester in the Latter Half of the Eighteenth
157

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