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Industrial genius Samuel Slater

Lewis S. Miner

Industrial genius Samuel Slater

by Lewis S. Miner

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Published by J. Messner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slater, Samuel, 1768-1835.,
  • Slater, Samuel, 1768-1835.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the Englishman who, concerned over the heavy human toll the Industrial Revolution was taking in England, left for America despite laws trying to keep textile workers from emigrating, and established the American textile industry.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 179.

    Statementby Lewis S. Miner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9860.S5 M5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p.
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5607606M
    LC Control Number68014946

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