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Industrializing Antebellum America

The Rise of Manufacturing Entrepreneurs in the Early Republic

  • Authors
  • Barbara M. Tucker
  • Kenneth H. TuckerJr.

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 1-10
  3. The Colts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 13-39
    3. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 41-64
    4. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 65-91
  4. The Slaters

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 95-118
    3. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 119-157
  5. The Lawrences

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 161-177
    3. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 179-202
    4. Barbara M. Tucker, Kenneth H. Tucker Jr.
      Pages 203-210
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 211-262

About this book

Introduction

This book explores the rise of manufacturing through the beliefs and practices of key industrialists and their families, exploring how they represented the diverse possibilities for the organization of a new industrial society.

Keywords

America capitalism education Empire England evolution industry organization politics Puritan society

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230614642
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-73879-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-61464-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site