Empire of Cotton

Empire of Cotton

A Global History

Audiobook CD - 2014
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The story of how, European entrepreneurs and powerful statesmen recast the world's most significant manufacturing industry, combining imperial expansion and slave labor with new machines and wage workers to change the world. Beginning well before the advent of machine production in the 1780s, these men captured ancient trades and skills in Asia, combined them with the expropriation of lands in the Americas.
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN :, HighBridge Audio,, 2014
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781622316328
Branch Call Number: 338.4767721 Bec
Characteristics: 17 audio discs (20 1/4 hours) : digital, CD audio ; 12 cm
Additional Contributors: Frangione, James


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