Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World - Library Edition
ean: 9781538494080, isbn: 1538494086,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
A sweeping, global history of the rise of the factory and its effects on societyGiant factories, with their ingenious machinery and miraculous productivity, have long been celebrated as modern wonders of the world. Yet from their very beginnings, when William Blake called them ''dark Satanic mills,'' they have also fueled our fears of the future.In a major work of scholarship that is also wonderfully accessible, celebrated historian Joshua B. Freeman tells the story of the factory and examines
Freedonia Focus on Household Audio & Video Equipment
By The Freedonia Group, Inc.
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This report discusses US household audio and video products for the years 1996 and 2001, with forecasts to 2006. Topics covered include market size, product segmentation, trade, market environment, product forecasts, industry composition and leading participants. Product segments include household television receivers; automotive audio; speakers, microphones, and related kits; and other home entertainment products. This 13 page report also includes a highlights summary and a resources