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Morris, Neil, 1946-
The Industrial Revolution / Neil Morris
Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, 2010
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 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL j330.9 MOR    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Industrial revolution -- Sources
Industrial revolution -- Research
Physical Description 56 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-55) and index
Contents What is research? -- Overview of the subject -- Finding and organizing facts -- Narrowing a topic -- Checking sources -- Primary source material -- Further evidence -- Forming an opinion -- Presentation
Summary This book shows students how to find, evaluate, organize and use evidence on key topics, such as the origins of the Industrial Revolution, the importance of steam power and Robert Fulton's first successful steamboat voyage, conditions in urban New York, and the growth of the railroads. There are extensive references to types of sources, including eyewitness accounts, literature, and photographs, and a range of examples and graphic organizers, including timelines
Series Research it!
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