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The Making of the Modern World - Industrial Revolution: Short & Long Term Impacts

Year 9


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The Industrial Revolution: Crash Course

This video on the Industrial Revolution examines how life and civilisation were transformed by the great changes in industry, technology, and science. It looks at how production by hand changed to machine production and examines the change from the domestic system to the factory system, where goods were made by groups of workers in factories. It gives an insight into the new working and living conditions and also deals with the development of the means of communication, roads, railways, and canals.