Eli Whitney and the birth of American technology

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Little, Brown, 1956 - Biography & Autobiography - 215 pages
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User Review  - dlovins - LibraryThing

Decent account of Whitney's life and ingenuity, but I wish the consequences of his cotton gin and musket for the course of the civil war had been explored in more detail. Read full review

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short and a bit one sided. However, I did enjoy the historical context Read full review

Contents

Economic Problems of the United States
3
Yankee Youth
19
The Invention of the Cotton Gin
40
Copyright

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