Why Europe Started Late
Lecture no. 21 from the course: The Industrial Revolution
Taught by Professor Patrick N. Allitt | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Great Britain may have started the revolution, but other nations soon followed—and they had the advantage of learning from Britain’s trials and errors. Reflect on why the rest of Europe lagged behind in the Industrial Revolution, and take a look at what efforts Belgium, France, and Germany took to catch up.