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  • Guns, Germs And Steel
    Guns, Germs And Steel (English, Paperback) Jared Diamond

    'A book of big questions, and big answers' Yuval Noah Harari, bestselling author of SapiensWITH A NEW AFTERWORD FROM THE AUTHOR Why has human history unfolded so differently across the globe? An ambitious synthesis of history, biology, ecology and linguistics, Guns, Germs and Steel remains a ground-breaking and humane work of popular science.

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  • Capital in the Twenty-First Century
    Capital in the Twenty-First Century (English, Paperback) Thomas Piketty

    Translation of the author's Le capital au XXIe siaecle.

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  • Capitalism without Capital
    Capitalism without Capital (English, Hardback) Jonathan Haskel, Stian Westlake

    The first comprehensive account of the growing dominance of the intangible economy...

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  • Inglorious Empire
    Inglorious Empire (English, Hardback) Shashi Tharoor

    Inglorious Empire tells the real story of the British in India - from the arrival of the East India Company to the end of the Raj - revealing how Britain's rise was built upon its plunder of India.

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  • Till Time's Last Sand
    Till Time's Last Sand (English, Hardback) David Kynaston

    The authorised history of the Bank of England by the bestselling David Kynaston, ?the most entertaining historian alive' (Spectator).

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  • The House of Rothschild
    The House of Rothschild (English, Paperback) Niall Ferguson

    A portrait of the remarkable, elusive Rothschild family. It uncovers the secrets behind the family's phenomenal economic success. It also reveals the details of the family's vast political network, which gave it access to and influence over many of the greatest statesmen of the age.

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  • My Life, Our Times
    My Life, Our Times (Hardback) Gordon Brown

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERGordon Brown has been a guiding force for Britain and the world over three decades. And by showing us what progressive politics has achieved in recent decades, he inspires us with a vision of what it might yet achieve today.

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  • The Money Machine
    The Money Machine (Paperback) Philip Coggan

    What causes the pound to rise or interest rates to fall? Which are the institutions that really matter? Why is it we need the Money Machine - and what happens when it crashes? The author provides clear and concise answers and shows why we should all be more familiar with a system we so intimately depend upon.

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  • The Great Crash 1929
    The Great Crash 1929 (Paperback) John Kenneth Galbraith

    Examines the causes, effects, and long-term consequences of America's infamous financial meltdown, showing how rampant speculation and blind optimism sustained a market mania, and led to its terrible downward spiral. This book describes the people and corporations at the heart of the financial community, and how they were affected by the disaster.

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  • How Global Currencies Work
    How Global Currencies Work (English, Hardback) Barry Eichengreen, Arnaud Mehl

    A powerful new understanding of global currency trends, including the rise of the Chinese yuan...

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  • Rethinking Economics
    Rethinking Economics (English, Paperback) Liliann Fischer

    Economics is a broad and diverse discipline, but most economics textbooks only cover one way of thinking about the economy. This book provides an accessible introduction to nine different approaches to economics: from feminist to ecological and Marxist to behavioural. Each chapter is written by a leading expert in the field described and is intended to stand on its own as well as providing an...

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  • This Time Is Different
    This Time Is Different (English, Paperback) Carmen M. Reinhart, Kenneth S. Rogoff

    Throughout history, rich and poor countries alike have been lending, borrowing, crashing - and recovering - their way through an extraordinary range of financial crises. Each time, the experts have chimed, "this time is different". This book covers topics ranging from medieval currency debasements to today's subprime catastrophe.

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  • The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money
    The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (Paperback) John Maynard Keynes

    John Maynard Keynes is perhaps the foremost economic thinker of the 20th century. He ranks with Adam Smith and Karl Marx; and his impact on how economics was practiced, from the Great Depression to the 1970s, was unmatched.

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  • The Corporation That Changed the World
    The Corporation That Changed the World (English, Paperback) Nick Robins

    This is the dark history of the original multinational company

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  • Universal Basic Income
    Universal Basic Income (English, Paperback) Paul O'Brien

    This book is about a radical idea: the idea that each of us deserves enough money on which to live - and that it should be paid independently of our personal means, and independently of whether we work, or even want to work.

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  • The Infidel and the Professor
    The Infidel and the Professor (English, Hardback) Dennis C. Rasmussen

    The story of the greatest of all philosophical friendships?and how it influenced modern thought...

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  • Energy and the English Industrial Revolution
    Energy and the English Industrial Revolution (English, Paperback) E. A. Wrigley

    This book explains how new sources of energy increased productivity, thereby transforming industry and changing England permanently and fundamentally.

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  • Stone Age Economics
    Stone Age Economics (English, Paperback) Marshall Sahlins

    Since its first publication over forty years ago Marshall Sahlins's Stone Age Economics has established itself as a classic of modern anthropology and arguably one of the founding works of anthropological economics. Ambitiously tackling the nature of economic life and how to study it comparatively, Sahlins radically revises traditional views of the hunter-gatherer and so-called primitive...

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  • Dublin
    Dublin (English, Hardback) John Gibney

    Weaves a multitude of tales to explain how the city of Dublin developed, from its origins to the present day. He forms a rich tapestry of the capital's social, political, cultural and architectural past through anecdotes about personalities, goings-on, buildings, literature and song over the centuries.

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  • Debt
    Debt (English, Paperback) David Graeber

    A revised and updated edition of the international bestseller. Graeber, one of the early organisers of Occupy Wall Street and a well regarded academic, presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom; he shows that before there was money, there was debt. For more than 5000 years, since the beginnings of the first agrarian empires, humans have used elaborate credit systems to buy and sell...

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