Eli Whitney and the birth of American technology

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Little, Brown, 1956 - Biography & Autobiography - 215 pages
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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

Contents

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