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Published: 11 February 1988

288 Pages | 15 line illus.

5-5/16 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780195051896

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The Craft Apprentice

From Franklin to the Machine Age in America

W.J. Rorabaugh

In this examination of the apprentice system in colonial America, W.J. Rorabaugh has woven an intriguing collection of case histories into a narrative that examines the varied experiences of individual apprentices and documents the massive changes wrought by the Industrial Revolution.

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