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Age of Industrialization and Agro-Industry: Andrew B. Jacobson

ByAndrew Jacobson

The Industrial Revolution began in England during the mid-18th century and quickly spread through the rest of Europe and the world. Industrialization meant changes in all forms and walks of life. The 19th century was the hey-day of the age of industrialization. This chapter focuses on how the cultivation of some of the major crops of the world was affected by those advances.