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Ships for the Seven Seas Philadelphia Shipbuilding in the Age of Industrial Capitalism / Thomas R. Heinrich.

Author/Creator:
Heinrich, Thomas R.
Publication:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (1 online resource (x, 290 pages) :) illustrations
Series:
Studies in industry and society ; 12.
Studies in industry and society ; 12
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Subjects:
Shipbuilding industry.
Shipbuilding industry -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History.
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Form/Genre:
History.
Electronic books.
Contents:
Shipbuilding as much as possible advanced: The rise and decline of wooden shipbuilding,1640-1870
A small margin: Ironclads and the transition from wooden to iron shipbuilding
The American Clyde: Corporate and proprietary Capitalism in the Philadelphia maritime economy, 1865-1875
Workshop of the world : Commerce, crafts, and class conflict, 1875-1885
A vicious quality: Cramp and the origins of the Military-Industrial Complex, 1885-1898
New departure:Growth and Crisis, 1998-1914
This machine of war: World War I
What next? The Post War Depression, 1919-1929.
Notes:
Open access edition supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities / Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Humanities Open Book Program.
The text of this book is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-No derivatives 4.0 International License
Originally published as Johns Hopkins Press in 1997
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-268) and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
9781421436876
142143685X
9781421436852
9781421436869
1421436868
1421436876
OCLC:
1135410324
Access Restriction:
Open Access Unrestricted online access star