bullet Adam Smith - The Wealth of Nations
bullet Advantages and Disadvantages of the Open Field System (interactive web chart)
bullet The African American - A Journey from Slavery to Freedom
bullet British Conquest of India
bullet British East India Company
bullet Causes of the Industrial Revolution
bullet "Century of the Furnace--Episode 8" (Millennium series)
bullet Colonial Latin America
bullet Dutch East India Company
bullet Dutch East India Company - Rijksmuseum
bullet Dutch Portuguese Colonial History
bullet Dutch West India Company
bullet Eighteenth Resources on the Net
bullet The Emancipation of British Women:  1750-1920 (Spartacus)
bullet An Empire of Spices
bullet "Enfranchising Women: The Politics of Women's Suffrage in Europe 1789-1945" - tutorial with documents and other resources
bullet Exhibit on the Culture of Chocolate
bullet Exhibit on the Culture of Tobacco
bullet The First Industrial Revolution - up to 1840 (BBC)
bullet French East India Company
bullet Globalization Since the Fourteenth Century
bullet The Growth of the Slave Trade in North America
bullet History of England:  Age of Empire
bullet Immanuel Wallerstein's World System Theory
bullet The Industrial Revolution
bullet The Industrial Revolution Reference
bullet The Industrial Revolution- Technology and Social Effects
bullet Inventions of the Industrial Revolution (BBC)
bullet John Law and the Mississippi Bubble
bullet Lectures on the Industrial Revolution in England - Arnold Toynbee (1884)
bullet The Luddites:  1811-1812 (Spartacus Site)
bullet Map-->"African Diaspora:  Slave Routes Throughout the World"
bullet Map-->"English Common Lands Enclosed by Acts of Parliament:  1700-1850"
bullet Map-->"Industrial England:  Early 19c"
bullet Map-->"The Seven Years' War"
bullet Map-->"Triangle Trade"
bullet Mercantilism - an outline (by R. Larry Reynolds (Boise State U.)
bullet Mercantilism, the Physiocrats, and Adam Smith
bullet The Mercantilists
bullet Modern India -- 1757 AD to 1947 AD (Itihaas)
bullet NM's Creative Impulse:  The Development of Western Civilization - The Industrial Revolution (mucho links)
bullet The Physiocrats - an outline (Prof. Reynolds - Boise State U.)
bullet Seven Years War
bullet The Slave Trade
bullet "The Social Aspects of Industrialization" - tutorial with documents and other resources
bullet To Market to Market:  A Study of the Colonial Economy from 1600 to 1750


    
                             How to read a primary source document
                                   
Why Study History Through Primary Sources

bullet 1664:  Thomas Mun - England's Treasure by Foreign Trade
bullet 1664:  Jean Baptiste Colbert - Memorandum on Trade
bullet 1668:  Josiah Child - Brief Observations Concerning Trade and Interest of Money
bullet 1670-1675:  Descriptions of the First English Coffee Houses
bullet 1724:  Daniel Defoe - The Complete English Tradesman
bullet 1732:  A Description of New Guinea" - John Barbot
bullet 1743:  A Letter from Thomas Hancock
bullet 1752:  David Hume - Of Money
bullet 1755:  Jean Jacques Rousseau - A Discourse on Political Economy
bullet 1761:  Governor Glen - The Role of the Indians in the Rivalry Between France, Spain, and England
bullet 1767:  Spinning Jenny - James Hargraves
bullet 1772:  Samuel Adams - The Rights of the Colonists
bullet 1775:  Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up Arms
bullet 1775:  John Wesley - Thoughts Upon Slavery
bullet 1776:  Thomas Paine - Common Sense
bullet 1776:  The Wealth of Nations - Adam Smith
bullet 1778:  First Watt engine (animated)
bullet 1781-1782:  King George III - letter on loss of the American colonies
bullet 1783:  The Paris Peace Treaty of 1783
bullet 1786:  Leeds Woolen Workers Petition
bullet 1787:  Jeremy Bentham - Defence of Usury
bullet 1788:  A Slave Trade Journal - Dr. Alexander Falconbridge
bullet 1791:  Letter from Leeds Cloth Merchants
bullet 1793:  A Slave's Accounting
bullet 1794:  Observations on the Loss of Woollen Spinning
bullet 1795:  Manchester Becomes a Thriving Industrial City - John Aikin
bullet 1798:  An Essay on the Principle of Population - Thomas Malthus
bullet  19c:  Images of the Industrial Revolution in England
bullet  19c:  Table Showing the Comparative Weight of Factory & Non-Factory English Children
bullet 1800:  Petition for Poor Relief
bullet 1802:  The Health and Morals of Apprentices Act
bullet 1806:  House of Commons Select Committee on The Woollen Industry
bullet 1807:  Child Labor in Cotton Factories - Robert Southey, Letters from England
bullet 1812:  A Luddite attack on a Yorkshire mill
bullet 1812:  Luddite Oath
bullet 1813-49:  Various Descriptions of Workhouse Children, England
bullet 1814:  The English Corn Laws
bullet 1816:  Evidence of James Pattison (on the state of health and morals of children employed in manufactories)
bullet 1818:  Observations on the Effects of the Manufacturing System - Robert Owen
bullet 1819:  Opposition to the Chimney Sweepers' Regulation Bill 
bullet 1819:  The Six Acts
bullet 1823:  "The Steam Loom" - Richard Guest
bullet 1830s?:  Power Loom - weaving in England