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Science, technology, and economic growth in the eighteenth century 1 edition

Science, technology, and economic growth in the eighteenth century
A. E. Musson

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Science, technology, and economic growth in the eighteenth century.
Edited with an introd. by A. E. Musson.

Published 1972 by Methuen in London .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Who unbound Prometheus? Science and technical change, 1600-1800, by P. Mathias.
The diffusion of technology in Great Britain during the Industrial Revolution, by A. E. Musson.
Some statistics of the Industrial Revolution in Britain, by T. S. Ashton.
The natural history of industry, by C. C. Gillispie.
The industrial orientation of science in the Lunar Society of Birmingham, by R. E. Schofield.
Vitriol in the Industrial Revolution, by A. Clow and N. L. Clow.
The Macintoshes and the origins of the chemical industry, by D. W. F. Hardie.
Bryan Higgins and his circle, by F. W. Gibbs.
Select bibliography (p. [208]-211)

Edition Notes

"Distributed in the U.S.A. by Barnes & Noble."

Debates in economic history


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HC254.5 .M86

The Physical Object

211 p.
Number of pages

ID Numbers

Open Library
0416080006, 0416080103
LC Control Number
Library Thing


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