I bought this for a graduate directed readings. I think I paid something in the $90 range, and I feel like it's way overpriced. There's some good information to glean from it. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Justin Wollenberg
Great book! It was delivered early! Very satisfied. Great service.
Allen is a great writer I would recommend this to any other Econ student.
Certainly unlike any other book I've read on the Industrial Revolution in Britain! It had a 'Wikipedia' feel to it; the information frequently distorted from the facts! Read morePublished 12 months ago by A Whitehead
This very interesting and readable book explains how and why the Industrial Revolution started in the UK and not somewhere else. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Anthony Lees
I got this as a gift for my son, he had it on his Christmas wish list! He was very pleased, it was exactly as described by the seller and I received the book in a timely manner. Read morePublished 20 months ago by D. Filipowski
This book I bought for my husband! His own words.... "Very well written and interesting book. As a non economist I found some parts a bit heavy and the book could be greatly... Read morePublished on February 19, 2012 by Francisca
I picked up this book after reading a positive review of it in The Economist. They were completely right. Read morePublished on May 21, 2010 by Joseph Dickson
This book is a very nice look at why Britain had an industrial revolution. It is well-written and forcefully argued, although some points are sustained better than others. Read morePublished on February 5, 2010 by Dominick G. Bartelme