Steamboats and Factories in America
Lecture no. 20 from the course: The Industrial Revolution
Taught by Professor Patrick N. Allitt | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Continue your study of American industrialization with a look at the steamships, canals, and railways that opened up the great continent. Then turn to a series of great inventions in the 19th century, including the McCormick reaper, the John Deere steel plow, the telegraph, and the Colt revolver.