Canals, Country Banks and the Tory Takeoff

Episode 3

September 22, 2022

The Industrial Revolution's economic takeoff and how that period’s Tory policies mixed with some major structural changes in the British economy caused lift-off and changed the world forever.


Intro/outro music:

Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 - Finale.

Source: John Michel Cello

Cover image:

Ironworks, Style of Thomas Gainsborough by Midjourney

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