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Victorian technology and its preservation in modern Britain

Norman Alfred Fisher Smith

Victorian technology and its preservation in modern Britain

a report submitted to the Leverhulme Trust

by Norman Alfred Fisher Smith

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Published by Leicester U.P. in Leicester .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial museums.,
    • Technology -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Norman A. F. Smith.
      ContributionsLondon. University. Imperial College of Science and Technology. Dept. of History of Science and Technology.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT179 .S65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 74 p.
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5771129M
      ISBN 100718510984
      LC Control Number71499524
      OCLC/WorldCa91824

      Robert Adam and his Brothers: New light on Britain's leading architectural family   British customs and traditions are famous all over the world. When people think of Britain they often think of people drinking tea, eating fish and chips and wearing bowler hats, but there is more to Britain than just those things. Daily Life and Social

      For many people the nineteenth century was a time of profound and accelerated change, one in which, as the poet and writer Thomas Arnold remarked, it seemed possible to live ‘the life of three hundred years in thirty’ (Letters on the Social Conditions of the Operative Classes, ).Industrialization, urbanization, as well as the emergence of new technologies and new scientific   New archaeological research demonstrates brown hares and chickens held godly status in Iron Age Britain.. We invite you to tumble down the rabbit hole and learn about a new archaeological analysis from a team of archaeologists from the universities of Leicester, Oxford, and Exeter, led by Professor Naomi Sykes, Lawrence Professor of Archaeology at the later ://

      Amongst richer people, gas ovens were becoming popular by the end of the century. Ovens slowly replaced ranges. Early versions of the gas oven were exhibited at the Great Exhibition of but they did not catch on until the s, as people saw them as a health risk and were afraid of The construction of Britain's legislature presents an extraordinary story in which politicians and officials laboured to make their new Parliament the most radical, modern building of its time by using the very latest scientific ://


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