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The Manufactured Landscape was a series made by HTV and shown on ITV Schools.
It looks at how Britain became the first country to industrialise and during the nineteenth century become
the most powerful nation in the world and the workshop of the world.
The series looks at the development of canals and roads, railways, the origins of steam and the growth of towns.
1: Working Lives
This first programme examines how people at work were affected by the industrial Revolution.
What we see around us - the manufactured landscape - gives us clues, not only to the secrets of the past,
but also to understanding the position Britain finds herself in today.
Production Company: HTV West
Presenter: Neil Cossons
Writer and Associate Producer: Dr Jane Chapman
Produced and Directed by Kenneth Price
Video: DivX 5 720x536 25.00fps 1145Kbps
Audio: MPEG Audio Layer 3 44100Hz 128Kbps
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