Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World Joshua B. Freeman

Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World

Author: Joshua B. Freeman
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Book Title
Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World
Author
Joshua B. Freeman
ISBN
9780393356625
In an accessible and timely work of scholarship, celebrated historian Joshua B. Freeman tells the story of the factory and examines how it has reflected both our dreams and our nightmares of industrialization and social change. He whisks readers from the early textile mills that powered the Industrial Revolution to the factory towns of New England to today's behemoths making sneakers, toys, and cellphones in China and Vietnam. Behemoth offers a piercing perspective on how factories have shaped our societies and the challenges we face now.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Joshua B. FreemanPublisher: W. W. Norton & CompanyPublished: 02/19/2019ISBN: 9780393356625Pages: 448Weight: 0.85lbsSize: 8.20h x 5.40w x 1.30d

In an accessible and timely work of scholarship, celebrated historian Joshua B. Freeman tells the story of the factory and examines how it has reflected both our dreams and our nightmares of industrialization and social change. He whisks readers from the early textile mills that powered the Industrial Revolution to the factory towns of New England to today's behemoths making sneakers, toys, and cellphones in China and Vietnam. Behemoth offers a piercing perspective on how factories have shaped our societies and the challenges we face now.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Joshua B. Freeman
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Published: 02/19/2019
ISBN: 9780393356625
Pages: 448
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.20h x 5.40w x 1.30d

In an accessible and timely work of scholarship, celebrated historian Joshua B. Freeman tells the story of the factory and examines how it has reflected both our dreams and our nightmares of industrialization and social change. He whisks readers from the early textile mills that powered the Industrial Revolution to the factory towns of New England to today's behemoths making sneakers, toys, and cellphones in China and Vietnam. Behemoth offers a piercing perspective on how factories have shaped our societies and the challenges we face now.



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Joshua B. Freeman
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Published: 02/19/2019
ISBN: 9780393356625
Pages: 448
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.20h x 5.40w x 1.30d