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Author: Simon BakerDan CruickshankDavid MitchamBBC 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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The story of the innovations and innovators from England's Industrial Revolution who changed the world of work. Discussions include work with waterwheels, thread factories, and the steam engine. Viewers will also witness the birth of the contemporary workplace.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: John Smeaton; Richard Arkwright, Sir; James Watt; Matthew Boulton; Richard Arkwright, Sir; Matthew Boulton; John Smeaton; James Watt
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Baker; Dan Cruickshank; David Mitcham; BBC Two (Television station : London, England); Open University.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 77520165
Language Note: Closed captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally produced for television in 2003.
"Programme 3"--Publisher website.
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Credits: Music, David Mitcham.
Performer(s): 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 ; produced and directed by Simon Baker.

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The story of the innovations and innovators from England's Industrial Revolution who changed the world of work. Discussions include work with waterwheels, thread factories, and the steam engine. Viewers will also witness the birth of the contemporary workplace.

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