ABSTRACT

Taken in conjunction the author’s earlier Industrial and Commercial Revolutions in Great Britain during the Nineteenth Century, this classic volume provides a thoroughly workmanlike study of the rise and progress of industrialism. Here she surveys the main developments in the agricultural, industrial, mechanical transport and commercial policy of France. Germany, Russia and the United States. It provides the handiest manual available of the comparative history of industrialism. It is an absolute godsend to students. This book was first published in 1932.

part |2 pages

PART I: GENERAL INTRODU'CTION

part |2 pages

PART II: THE AGRICULTURAL REVOLUTION

part |2 pages

PART III: THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

chapter I|48 pages

FRANCE AND THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

chapter 2|22 pages

GERMANY AND THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

chapter 3|13 pages

RUSSIA AND THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

part |2 pages

PART IV: THE REVOLUTION WROUGHT BY MECHANICAL TRANSPORT

chapter 1|7 pages

TRANSPORT IN FRANCE

chapter 2|9 pages

TRANSPORT IN GERMANY

chapter 3|4 pages

· TRANSPORT IN RUSSIA

chapter 4|8 pages

· TRANSPORT IN THE UNITED STATES

part |2 pages

PART V: NATIONAL COMMERCIAL POLICIES

chapter 1|15 pages

FRENCH TARIFFS

chapter 2|21 pages

THE GERMAN ZOLLVEREIN

chapter 3|13 pages

· RUSSIAN FISCAL POLICY

chapter 4|17 pages

· TARIFF HISTORY IN THE UNITED STATES

chapter 5|32 pages

· NATIONAL EXPANSION

part |2 pages

PART VI: GROWTH OF STATE ACTION

chapter 1|3 pages

ASPECTS

chapter 2|9 pages

CAUSES