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Author Martello, Robert, 1968-

Title Midnight ride, industrial dawn : Paul Revere and the growth of American enterprise / Robert Martello

Publ Info Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 Bryant Main Stacks  HD8039.S5262 U665 2010    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Newport  HD8039 .S562 U665 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HD8039.S5262 U665 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  HD8039.S5262 U665 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 421 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
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Series Johns Hopkins studies in the history of technology
Johns Hopkins studies in the history of technology (Unnumbered)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents 1. Artisan, silversmith, and businessman (1754-1775) -- 2. Patriot, soldier, and handyman of the Revolution (1775-1783) -- 3. Mercantile ambitions and a new look at silver (1783-1789) -- 4. To run a "furnass": the iron years (1788-1792) -- 5. Bells, cannon, and malleable copper (1792-1801) -- 6. Paul Revere's last ride: the road to rolling copper (1798-1801) -- 7. The onset of industrial capitalism: managerial and labor adaptations (1802-1811) -- 8. Becoming industrial: technological innovations and environmental implications (1802-1811)
LC subject Silversmiths -- United States -- History
Metal-work -- United States -- History
Revere, Paul, 1735-1818
Industrial revolution -- United States
Industries -- United States -- History
ISBN 9780801897573 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0801897572 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780801897580 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801897580 (pbk. : alk. paper)