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|Event:||FS-03 Industrial Revolution|
|Dates:||9/19, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31,|
|Time:||10:00 to 12:00|
|Presenter:||Richard Woodring, Professor of Civil Engineering, Emeritus, Drexel University|
|This course covers the emergence of the Industrial Revolution in 18th-century Britain and the spread of its inventions and ideas to the United States, seeking to show how and why this great modern transformation occurred. From the steam engine to the horseless carriage, the rise of the factory to the role of immigrant labor, the course provides insight not only into the historical period but also into the birth of modern life and work.|