Transport and the industrial city : Manchester and the canal age, 1750â#x80 ; #x93 ; 1850 /

This book presents the first scholarly study of the contribution of canals to Britain's industrial revolution. Although the achievements of canal engineers remain central to popular understandings of industrialisation, historians have been surprisingly reticent to analyse the full scope of the...

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Author / Creator: Maw, Peter (Historian) (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Baltimore, Maryland : Project Muse, 2018.
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