EARLY HISTORY OF INDUSTRY & SCIENCE. Imagine holding history in your hands. Now you can. Digitally preserved and previously accessible only through libraries as Early English Books Online, this rare material is now available in single print editions. Thousands of books written between 1475 and 1700 can be delivered to your doorstep in individual volumes of high quality historical reproductions. Acting as a kind of historical Wall Street, this collection of industry manuals and records explores the histories of thriving industries such as: construction, textile (especially wool and linen), salt, livestock, and many more.