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Mooney, Carla

Summary: Offers 12 different views on the rise of industry and decline of farming. Each page provides information about what happened during the Industrial Revolution and how it affected different people, along with interesting sidebars, questions to consider, and historical images.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 12-Story Library 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973 MOO

Summary: This series covers America's history from the age of Pre-Columbian Native Americans, through European discovery, colonization, independence, the forging of a young nation, and the settling of the American frontier. Students will look at the history of the United States from a new perspective, as they explore the events that have shaped modern American society. Professor Linwood Thompson is the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Teaching Company 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 EAR
2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 1
Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 2

Summary: "The Industrial Revolution brought about great changes, but this was a time before many labor laws, and many children had to work from sunup to sundown. The poor had to work as rat catchers and coal miners! Readers will take in important historical context as they learn all about these and other horrible jobs of the era."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 909.81 GRA

Hubbard, Ben

Contents: Introduction -- Elizabeth Fry -- Florence Nightingale -- Sarah G. Bagley -- Mother Jones -- Summary -- Other important figures -- Women in the industrial revolution : timeline -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 305.42 Hubba 2015

Contents: Should the United States become a manufacturing nation? --Industrialization before the Civil War -- Factories in Lowell -- Wealth, poverty, and industrialization in the Gilded Age -- Industrial workers and the rise of unionism -- Social effects of the Industrial Revolution --Child labor practices -- Historians debate the role of Robber Barons in the Industrial Revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenhaven Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 330.973 IND