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A narrative history profiles the British Empire as a 'cradle of modernity,' tracing the expansion of Britain's economy, population, and culture during the last four centuries and continuing with discussions of such topics as economic globalization, the communications revolution, the racial components of North America, humanitarianism, and democracy. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

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9780465023288 | Basic Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Discusses how the expansion of the British Empire shaped the world and what can be learned from this once global empire.

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9780465023295 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, April 13, 2004), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A narrative history profiles the British Empire as a 'cradle of modernity,' tracing the expansion of Britain's economy, population, and culture during the last four centuries and continuing with discussions of such topics as economic globalization, the communications revolution, the racial components of North America, humanitarianism, and democracy.
9789990061895 | Perseus Books Group, April 1, 2004, cover price $0.02

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The author of The Pity of War argues that America is both economically and militarily the most powerful empire in history and will feel negative consequences globally and domestically as a result of imposing unrealistic timescales on interventions abroad. 50,000 first printing.

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9781594200137 | Penguin Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Argues that the United States is both economically and militarily the most powerful empire in history and will feel negative consequences as a result of imposing unrealistic timescales on interventions abroad.

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Accompanying a Channel Four television series, this text shows on a vast canvas how the British Empire in the 19th century spearheaded real globalization with steampower, telegraphs, guns, engineers, missionaries and millions of settlers.

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9780141804019 | Abridged edition (Gardners Books, January 9, 2003), cover price $21.65 | About this edition: Accompanying a Channel Four television series, this text shows on a vast canvas how the British Empire in the 19th century spearheaded real globalization with steampower, telegraphs, guns, engineers, missionaries and millions of settlers.

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Product Description: Few economic events have had the impact of German hyperinflation in 1923, still remembered as a root cause of Hitler's rise to power; yet in recent years historians have defended the inflationary policies adopted after 1918. Niall Ferguson takes a different view...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521470162 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 1995, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Few economic events have had the impact of German hyperinflation in 1923, still remembered as a root cause of Hitler's rise to power; yet in recent years historians have defended the inflationary policies adopted after 1918.

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9780521894227 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 2002, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Few economic events have had the impact of German hyperinflation in 1923, still remembered as a root cause of Hitler's rise to power; yet in recent years historians have defended the inflationary policies adopted after 1918.

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The distinguished historian and author of The Pity of War challenges the idea that economic change is the primary impetus for politcal change in a radical new history of the relationship between economics and politics, arguing that the conflicting impulses of sex, violence, and power are together more powerful than money. Reprint. 40,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780465023257 | Basic Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Explores the relationship between economics and politics, arguing that the manner in which states manage money is more of a determinate of power than military prowess.

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9780465023264 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, February 20, 2002), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: The distinguished historian and author of The Pity of War challenges the idea that economic change is the primary impetus for politcal change in a radical new history of the relationship between economics and politics, arguing that the conflicting impulses of sex, violence, and power are together more powerful than money.

A second volume in the acclaimed history of the legendary banking dynasty chronicles the changing fortunes of the financial family during a turbulent era in world history, from their dramatic influence in nineteenth-century Europe to their gradual decline because of the failure to establish a sixth house in the world financial center of New York. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780140286625 | Penguin USA, September 1, 2000, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Presents a portrait of Europe's most powerful banking family, tracing their influence on European finance, on political events, and on European Jewry

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Studies the origins, financing, and outcome of World War I, and discusses public support, recruiting and retention of soldiers, treatment of prisoners, and related issues (view table of contents)

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9780465057115 | Basic Books, March 1, 1999, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Studies the origins, financing, and outcome of World War I, and discusses public support, recruiting and retention of soldiers, treatment of prisoners, and related issues

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Studies the origins, financing, and outcome of World War I, and discusses public support, recruiting and retention of soldiers, treatment of prisoners, and related issues

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9780465057122 | Basic Books, March 2, 2000, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Studies the origins, financing, and outcome of World War I, and discusses public support, recruiting and retention of soldiers, treatment of prisoners, and related issues

Product Description: The first historian with access to the long-lost Rothschild archive, bestselling author Niall Ferguson offers a myth-breaking in-depth portrait fo one of the most fascinating and powerful families in Europe. Hidden for nearly fifty yers in the KGB's special archive, the uncovered records cast new light on the banking family's rise to preeminence...read more

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9780756753931, titled "House of Rothschild: The World's Banker 1849-1999" | Diane Pub Co, December 1, 1999, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The first historian with access to the long-lost Rothschild archive, bestselling author Niall Ferguson offers a myth-breaking in-depth portrait fo one of the most fascinating and powerful families in Europe.
9780670887941, titled "The House of Rothschild: The World's Banker, 1849-1999" | Viking Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Presents a grand portrait of the members of Europe's most powerful banking family, tracing their influence on European finance, on political events, and on European Jewry

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A richly rendered portrait of the Rothschild dynasty reveals for the first time the mechanics of this family's rise to financial prominence, with fresh details on its experiences in the Frankfurt ghetto and the aid it rendered to persecuted Jews throughout Europe. Reprint. NYT.

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9780140240849 | Penguin USA, November 1, 1999, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Presents a portrait of Europe's most powerful banking family, tracing their influence on European finance, on political events, and on European Jewry

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Product Description: What if Britain had stayed out of the First World War? What if Germany had won the Second? Historians have traditionally refused to ask questions of the past, preferring to assume that whatever happened was inevitable. But Virtual History challenges this complacency as leading historians apply "counterfactual" arguments to decisive moments in modern history...read more
By Niall Ferguson (editor)

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9780330351324, titled "Virtual History Alternatives and Counterfactuals" | Macmillan Pub Ltd, June 1, 1997, cover price $39.99 | also contains The Amber Road | About this edition: What if Britain had stayed out of World War I?

Paperback:

9780333647288 | Trans-Atlantic Pubns, March 1, 1998, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: What if Britain had stayed out of the First World War?

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The first historian to gain access to the Rothschild archive, long hidden in the KGB's archives, presents a grand portrait of the members of Europe's most powerful banking family, tracing their influence on European finance, on political events, and on European Jewry. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780670857685 | Viking Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Presents a grand portrait of the members of Europe's most powerful banking family, tracing their influence on European finance, on political events, and on European Jewry

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In this book, J.H. Plumb investigates the way that humankind has moulded the past to give sanction to their institutions of government, their social structure and morality. The past has also been called upon to explain the nature of our destiny in order both to strengthen the objectives of society and to reconcile us to our lot.

Hardcover:

9780333060506 | Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, December 1, 1969, cover price $154.35 | About this edition: In this book, J.

Paperback:

9781349004201 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $189.00
9781403906984 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, March 4, 2004), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In this book, J.

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