The Textile Industry
Lecture no. 6 from the course: The Industrial Revolution
Taught by Professor Patrick N. Allitt | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Turn from the conditions that made the Industrial Revolution possible to the actual process of industrialization that began in the textile business. After surveying the work of spinning and weaving textiles, you learn about several key inventors and their innovations, including the flying shuttle, the spinning jenny, and the cotton gin.