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Not as much info as I'd hoped for. I'd like more background to understand its place in history.Published 8 months ago by Manhattan
When we read Adam Smith or Keynes as the providers of key elements of economic theory, we tend to see the end result and not the pain in finding, testing, rejecting and improving... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Dr. David Arelette
A book about a book is never great. It did what it was supposed to do but very little O'Rourke humor.Published 21 months ago by Timothy
Only P. J. O'Rourke could pull of this production of one of the New World's most important thinkers. Read morePublished on January 4, 2013 by L. White
I haven't finished O'Rourke's digest of Wealth of Nations, but am very pleased with the several chapters I've read so far. Read morePublished on September 22, 2012 by Princess Mommykitten
This book focusses attention on one of the most important books written in recent history about economic issues. Read morePublished on March 16, 2012 by MDB
1. "Marxism, as various Marxist regimes have discovered, is something nobody ever does if he can help it."
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Having never been able to actually penetrate Smith's writing, I had hoped for something that made it more accessible and explained. Read morePublished on July 23, 2011 by SG