Rockdale; the growth of an American village in the early industrial revolution. An account of the coming of the machines, the making of a new way of life in the mill hamlets, the triumph of evangelical capitalists over socialists and infidels, and the transformation of the workers into Christian soldiers in a cotton-manufacturing district in Pennsylvania in the years before and during the Civil War. Technical drawings by Robert Howard. Anthony F. C. Wallace.

Rockdale; the growth of an American village in the early industrial revolution. An account of the coming of the machines, the making of a new way of life in the mill hamlets, the triumph of evangelical capitalists over socialists and infidels, and the transformation of the workers into Christian soldiers in a cotton-manufacturing district in Pennsylvania in the years before and during the Civil War. Technical drawings by Robert Howard.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978. xx, 553p., illus.,slightly shelfworn dj.

Cat.No: 43155
ISBN: 0394421205

Price: $12.00