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An in depth understanding of business and capitalism's birth as a natural progression from bartering for goods and labor.Published 21 days ago by raul l. calzadilla
I ordered for book club. Struggled to get through the book. Would be interesting for someone with a great interest in economics.Published 5 months ago by SDHughes
All three volumes are fascinating. Well, sometimes the sheer volume of examples and documents can be daunting, but the illustrations are like wandering through a museum. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Roger Merritt
The rating is for all three volumes, as this book really requires it. Braudel's style will be absolutely off-putting to some readers with the lack of structure and seemingly... Read morePublished 23 months ago by P. Roberts
The book is giving a unique picture of human life before the 19th century. Quite adequatly showing peoples everyday customs and habits. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Piotr
Massive work, full of details, by the master of economic history. A word of caution: You have to dig very hard, in order to collect the priceless and intriguing meanings of this... Read morePublished on October 10, 2013 by Kyriakos Varveris
If you enjoy detailed aspects about life from the 15th-18th century then this is a great reference book. Read morePublished on August 15, 2013 by M6
Karl Marx, the 19th century revolutionary socialist and dissector of the underpinnings of the capitalist mode of production, is most famous for his inflammatory pamphlet, The... Read morePublished on June 3, 2011 by Alfred Johnson