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"A provocative analysis of labor, social, and transportation history in our early national period."

"Extremely valuable... Well conceived, researched, and written."

"Way's study of canal work and workers has filled a major empty spot in economic history."

"A major addition to the study of North American canals, describing who dug them, how they were dug, and under what conditions of labor."

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Workers and the Digging of North American Canals, 1780-1860
Publication Date: 30 Jan 1997
Status: Available
Usually ships 2-3 business days after receipt of order.
Trim Size: 6" x 9"
Page Count: 304 pages
ISBN: 9780801855221