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Published: 23 July 2020

385 Pages

234 x 156mm

ISBN: 9780197266700

Bookseller Code (AO)

Business and Family in the North of England During the Early Industrial Revolution

Records of the Lives of Men and Women in Trade, 1788-1832

Edited by Hannah Barker and David Hughes

British Academy

Records of Social and Economic History

  • Focus on tradesmen and women - an important social group generally overlooked in narratives of the industrial revolution
  • Presents different types of historical sources
  • Wide-ranging historiographical reach