The Cotton Trade and Industrial Lancashire 1600-1780

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Manchester University Press, 1931 - Cotton machinery - 539 pages
 

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Contents

BOOK II
108
CHAP PAGE
145
iii The Beginnings of the Canal Age
220
MANCHESTER MERCHANTS AND MANUFACTURERS
241
By A P WADsworth
309
THE WEAVERs of MANCHESTER
324
THE BEGINNINGS OF TRADE UNIONISM
340
CoMBINATIONS AND STRIKES 175682
355
ii The Suppression of the Weavers Societies 175860
361
THE MANUFACTURING Poor
384
EARLY SPINNING MACHINERY
411
THE INTRODUCTION OF THE FLY SHUTTLE
449
THE SUCCESS OF SPINNING MACHINERY
472
AppENDIx PAGE
509
431
534

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