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Profound economic changes took place in great britain in the century after 1750 this was the age of the industrial revolution, complete with a cascade of technical. Few events possess as much historical significance as the rebellion of thirteen british colonies in north america by successfully defying george iii and the british. In this article matthew white explores the industrial revolution which changed the landscape and infrastructure of britain forever. British revolution 31,900 likes 1,709 talking about this british revolution is now.
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