Industrial Revolution Reference
With the introduction of the Newcomen Steam Engine the world was forever changed from an agrarian to an industrial society. It was one of the major events of the 18th century.
The first Industrial Revolution (1712-1830) was the foundation for the other revolutions to follow. By studying the Industrial Revolution, you will gain an understanding of modern history.
This index focuses on the first Industrial Revolution. It contains information, resources and other material useful for research and further study.