Liberty's Dawn

A People's History of the Industrial Revolution
Author(s): 
Griffin, Emma
ISBN: 
9780300151800
Date published: 
March 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£25.00

Looks at hundreds of autobiographies penned between 1760 and 1900 to offer an intimate firsthand account of how the Industrial Revolution was experienced by the working class. This title shows how it raised incomes, improved literacy, and offered exciting opportunities for political action.