The Industrial Revolution In The 1800's

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The industrial revolution began in the 1700’s and in this time managed to change the way of life for all time. The industrial revolution was not one quick event but a long process in which much development took place. “In 1750, most people worked the land, using handmade tools. They lived in simple cottages lit by firelight and candles. They made their own clothes and grew their own food.” Needless to say there was no electricity or anything resembling a Target or Safeway. Before the revolution the process of making and creating things was done by hand alone and often took an extensive amount of labor. The production from the revolution decreased the amount of work load necessary for many of the unfortunate daily tasks while also creating

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