Project ID738
DescriptionCottonopolis is a large research project based on Manchester, the world's first industrial city.
TopicSocial history
TypeU3A-led research (SLP)
U3AGreater Manchester Network of U3As
Organization/partnerUniversity of Manchester
Year started2017
Source of referenceSources 63, February 2018
Study day in Manchester January 2018
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NotesThis entry outlines the proposed research project under the umbrella of "Cottonopolis". Individual projects can be found by putting Cottonopolis into a keyword search