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Braudel interprets economic circumstance as premise and thesis for the historical development of Europe and subsequent motivation for expansion and conquest over surrounding... Read morePublished on December 29, 2012 by Edward Chick
I am a huge reader of history, and this is one of my favorites of all time. While full of interesting facts and stories, it is set apart from most books by the depth of the... Read morePublished on October 9, 2005 by Amazon Customer
This book would be a great text for students of economy and economic history. I, however, am interested in more general history (i.e. Read morePublished on November 1, 2001 by skye
Among the reviewers, I am in a minority that does not think this book is such a high achievement. It is a mixture of facts and speculation, with theoretical terminology... Read morePublished on August 11, 2001 by unraveler