The Industrial Revolution: The Birth of the Modern Age

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Barnes & Noble, 1978 - Economic history. - 292 pages
In the eighteenth century, England was transformed from an agricultural nation to an industrial one, as commerce, trade, transportation, and invention changed the iron, coal, and textile industries, giving birth to a new society.

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Peter Lane is well known for his books" Studio Porcelain" (1980) and" Studio Ceramics" (1983). He is a distinguished lecturer and his own ceramics have been exhibited in Europe, Australia and North America.

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