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Author: Billie PinkDan CruickshankBritish Broadcasting Corporation.BBC Two (Television station : London, England)Open University.All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2004]
Series: What the industrial revolution did for us.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This program investigates how England's insatiable appetite for tea, cotton, and china fueled that country's industrial revolution. Driven by ingenious inventions such as the Newcomen steam engine, the spinning jenny, and the flying shuttle, mass production took England by storm."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Billie Pink; Dan Cruickshank; British Broadcasting Corporation.; BBC Two (Television station : London, England); Open University.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 123080278
Notes: Originally produced for television in 2003.
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Performer(s): Presenter and narrator, Dan Cruickshank.
Description: 1 videodisc (31 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R.
Series Title: What the industrial revolution did for us.
Responsibility: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, BBC ; produced and directed by Billie Pink ; BBC Two ; BBC for the Open University.

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"This program investigates how England's insatiable appetite for tea, cotton, and china fueled that country's industrial revolution. Driven by ingenious inventions such as the Newcomen steam engine, the spinning jenny, and the flying shuttle, mass production took England by storm."--Container.

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