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Harpers Ferry Armory and the New Technology: The Challenge of Change

Smith, Merritt Roe

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ISBN 10: 0801409845 / ISBN 13: 9780801409844
Published by Cornell University Press, U.S.A., 1977
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Title: Harpers Ferry Armory and the New Technology:...

Publisher: Cornell University Press, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

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Focusing on the day-to-day operations of the U.S. armory at Harpers Ferry from 1798 to 1861, this book shows what the "new technology" of mechanized production meant in terms of organization, management, and worker morale. A local study of much more than local significance, it highlights the major problems of technological innovation and social adaptation in antebellum America.

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