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Social effects of technological change in the printing industry

David Arthur Preece

Social effects of technological change in the printing industry

an examination of the impact of technological change on socio-economic aspects of the occupation of printing in nineteenth century Britain.

by David Arthur Preece

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Published by The author in Bradford .
Written in English


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M.Sc. thesis.

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Number of Pages385
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