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Political components of the industrial revolution: Parliament and the English cotton textile industry, 1660-1774




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  • Patrick O'Brien & Trevor Griffiths & Philip Hunt, 1991. "Political components of the industrial revolution: Parliament and the English cotton textile industry, 1660-1774," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 44(3), pages 395-423, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:ehsrev:v:44:y:1991:i:3:p:395-423

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    1. Mokyr, Joel, 1976. "Industrial Growth and Stagnation in the Low Countries, 1800–1850," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 36(1), pages 276-278, March.
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