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The Industrial Revolutions

Dave Broker

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The Industrial Revolutions
The Industrial Revolutions

The Industrial Revolutions

Dave Broker

14
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14
Plays
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The story of how a primate species created a world full of skyscrapers, airplanes, nuclear weapons, and vaccines. From the mass production of cotton weaving in the first industrial revolution of the 18th Century, to the digital revolution of today, this podcast will explore the ways our world has rapidly changed.

Latest Episodes

Chapter 28: Economic Ideas (Part 3: The Classics)

It's the "Classical" school of economics, and the various ideas about capitalism, free trade, and labor during that period.

36 MIN1 weeks ago
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Chapter 28: Economic Ideas (Part 3: The Classics)

Chapter 27: Finance and Industrialization

How we learned to love the boom and the bust.

33 MIN2 weeks ago
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Chapter 27: Finance and Industrialization

Chapter 26: Ending the Slave Trade

How France, the UK, and US abolished the slave trade in the early 19th Century.

41 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
Chapter 26: Ending the Slave Trade

Chapter 25: Man Takes Flight

As chemistry advanced in the 18th Century, it was applied to perhaps the all-time greatest dream of humankind: Learning how to fly.

33 MINAUG 13
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Chapter 25: Man Takes Flight

Chapter 24: The Luddites

How a shadowy network of militant 20-somethings, led by a man who probably never existed, went to war with machines and their owners in the early 19th Century.

34 MINAUG 6
Comments
Chapter 24: The Luddites

Chapter 23: The Albion Mills

The story of London's first industrial factory and how its destruction led to England's unofficial national anthem.

23 MINJUL 30
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Chapter 23: The Albion Mills

Chapter 22: Industry on the Post-Napoleonic Continent

How the first Industrial Revolution spread to pockets of France, the Low Countries, Germany, and Eastern Europe.

39 MINJUL 23
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Chapter 22: Industry on the Post-Napoleonic Continent

Chapter 21: The French Revolution and Empire

How the French chaos transformed the political, religious, and economic orders of Continental Europe.

43 MINJUL 16
Comments
Chapter 21: The French Revolution and Empire

Chapter 21 Bonus: Gary Girod (French History Podcast)

Get caught up on French history before we get into the French Revolution and Napoleon next week!

24 MINJUL 9
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Chapter 21 Bonus: Gary Girod (French History Podcast)

Chapter 20: America's First Great Debate

Alexander Hamilton tried to bring the Industrial Revolution to America and Thomas Jefferson tried to stop him. Let's discuss why.

34 MINJUL 2
Comments
Chapter 20: America's First Great Debate

Latest Episodes

Chapter 28: Economic Ideas (Part 3: The Classics)

It's the "Classical" school of economics, and the various ideas about capitalism, free trade, and labor during that period.

36 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Chapter 28: Economic Ideas (Part 3: The Classics)

Chapter 27: Finance and Industrialization

How we learned to love the boom and the bust.

33 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
Chapter 27: Finance and Industrialization

Chapter 26: Ending the Slave Trade

How France, the UK, and US abolished the slave trade in the early 19th Century.

41 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
Chapter 26: Ending the Slave Trade

Chapter 25: Man Takes Flight

As chemistry advanced in the 18th Century, it was applied to perhaps the all-time greatest dream of humankind: Learning how to fly.

33 MINAUG 13
Comments
Chapter 25: Man Takes Flight

Chapter 24: The Luddites

How a shadowy network of militant 20-somethings, led by a man who probably never existed, went to war with machines and their owners in the early 19th Century.

34 MINAUG 6
Comments
Chapter 24: The Luddites

Chapter 23: The Albion Mills

The story of London's first industrial factory and how its destruction led to England's unofficial national anthem.

23 MINJUL 30
Comments
Chapter 23: The Albion Mills

Chapter 22: Industry on the Post-Napoleonic Continent

How the first Industrial Revolution spread to pockets of France, the Low Countries, Germany, and Eastern Europe.

39 MINJUL 23
Comments
Chapter 22: Industry on the Post-Napoleonic Continent

Chapter 21: The French Revolution and Empire

How the French chaos transformed the political, religious, and economic orders of Continental Europe.

43 MINJUL 16
Comments
Chapter 21: The French Revolution and Empire

Chapter 21 Bonus: Gary Girod (French History Podcast)

Get caught up on French history before we get into the French Revolution and Napoleon next week!

24 MINJUL 9
Comments
Chapter 21 Bonus: Gary Girod (French History Podcast)

Chapter 20: America's First Great Debate

Alexander Hamilton tried to bring the Industrial Revolution to America and Thomas Jefferson tried to stop him. Let's discuss why.

34 MINJUL 2
Comments
Chapter 20: America's First Great Debate

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