Thursday, December 01, 2005

Industrialization

Electronic Databases
History Study Center
SIRS Researcher
Biography Resource Center
Expanded Academic ASAP


Websites
A Biography of America: The Rise of Capitalism
Working Conditions
Of Men and Machines
IRWeb: Industrial Revolution
The Boott Cotton Mills of Lowell Massachusetts
About.com
Samual Slater, Father of the American Revolution

Rise of Industrial America

Books
These are just a few books you may find helpful. Notice the call numbers assigned to them, and look for other books in that area. You may also search our catalog for additional materials.

REF 973.91 AGE
The age of reform and industrialization, 1896-1920 / Roman Espejo, book editor.
Looks at important writings and moments in American history during the Spanish American War, annexation of the Philippines and other territories, and the Industrial Revolution.



306.85 FAM
The Family : a social history of the twentieth century / edited by John Harriss.
Social history of the twentieth century, traces the influence of industrialization, religion, war, migration, education and advances in medicine on the daily life.

307.76 HAN
The growth of cities / Trudy Hanmer.
Traces the growth of cities in America from colonial days to modern times and discusses the problems and promises of urbanization.

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