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Agriculture and Industrialization: From the Eighteenth Century to the Present Day

Edited By: Peter Mathias and John A Davis

Wiley-Blackwell

Hardback | Dec 1996 | #56428 | ISBN: 0631181156
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European wide overview.


Contents

Preface. Editors' Introduction. 1. Land and Labour Productivity in English Agriculture 1650-1850: Mark Overton (University of Essex). 2. Agriculture and Economic Growth in Britain 1870-1914: F. M. L. Thompson (London University). 3. Apropos the Third Agricultural Revolution: How Productive was British Agriculture in the Long Boom 1954-1973?: B. A. Holderness (University of East Anglia). 4. Railways and the Development of Agricultural Markets in France: Opportunity and Crisis (1840-1914): Roger Price (University of Wales at Aberystwyth). 5. Agriculture and Industrialization in France 1870-1914: Colin Heywood (University of Nottingham). 6. Italy - The Eternal 'Late-Comer'?: Paul Corner (University of Siena). 7. Agriculture and Industrialization: The Japanese Experience: Kaoru Sugihara (University of London). 8. Agriculture and Industrialization in Colonial India: David Washbrook (University of Oxford). 9. Soviet Agriculture and Industrialization: Mark Harrison (University of Warwick). Index.

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