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English culture and the decline of the industrial spirit, 1850-1980

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Industrialization -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Industrialization -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Industries -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Industries -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Industries -- Social aspects -- England.,
    • England -- Civilization -- 19th century.,
    • England -- Civilization -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-209) and index.

      StatementMartin J. Wiener.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA533 .W59 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 217 p. ;
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3306960M
      ISBN 100521843766, 0521604796
      LC Control Number2004052117


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