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Mankind The Story of All of Us: Week 5 Preview

By History.com Staff

The six-week television event Mankind The Story of All of Us continues this Tuesday at 9/8c. This week, we’ll explore the monumental changes to industry, transportation and our daily lives brought about by the Industrial Revolution.

Check out some of our favorite content for Week 5: Revolutions.


Find out how the development of the spinning machine led directly to the Industrial Revolution.


How did the railroad pave the way for America’s ascension as a superpower?

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