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A lively survey of the families at the head of major companies from the past two centuries focuses on three areas, including banking, automobiles, and raw materials, in a historical account that includes coverage of the Ford, Guggenheim, and Rockefeller dynasties. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780670033386 | Viking Pr, September 21, 2006, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A survey of the families at the head of major companies from the past two centuries focuses on three areas, including banking, automobiles, and raw materials, in a historical account that examines the Ford, Guggenheim, and Rockefeller dynasties.

Paperback:

9780143112471 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, September 25, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A lively survey of the families at the head of major companies from the past two centuries focuses on three areas, including banking, automobiles, and raw materials, in a historical account that includes coverage of the Ford, Guggenheim, and Rockefeller dynasties.

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9781400132799 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 30, 2007), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Through perseverance, solid ingenuity, and unwavering determination, family-run companies-dynasties-have dominated wealth and business throughout the last two centuries.
9781400152797 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 30, 2007), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Through perseverance, solid ingenuity, and unwavering determination, family-run companies-dynasties-have dominated wealth and business throughout the last two centuries.
9781400102792 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 1, 2004), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: A survey of the families at the head of major companies from the past two centuries focuses on three areas, including banking, automobiles, and raw materials, in a historical account that examines the Ford, Guggenheim, and Rockefeller dynasties.

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Product Description: In this new edition of his classic history on revolution and economic development in Europe, David Landes reasserts his original arguments in the light of current debates about globalization and comparative economic growth. Questions about why Europe was the first to industrialize and the viability of the post-war economic boom are as controversial as ever and Landes concludes that only by continuous industrial revolution can Europe and the world sustain itself in the years ahead...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780521826662 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 21, 2003), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: In this new edition of his classic history on revolution and economic development in Europe, David Landes reasserts his original arguments in the light of current debates about globalization and comparative economic growth.

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Discusses reasons why the clock was invented in Europe, traces the development of timekeeping technology, and describes how clocks and watches are made (view table of contents)

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9780674768000 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 1, 1983, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Discusses reasons why the clock was invented in Europe, traces the development of timekeeping technology, and describes how clocks and watches are made

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9780674002821 | Rev sub edition (Belknap Pr, July 1, 2000), cover price $22.95

A study of the world's growing gulf between rich and poor explains why Western European nations have been the wealthiest, prospering through open societies, new technologies, and the pursuit of change

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9780393040173 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 1998), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A study of the world's growing gulf between rich and poor explains why Western European nations have been the wealthiest, prospering through open societies, new technologies, and the pursuit of change

Paperback:

9780393318883 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A study of the world's growing gulf between rich and poor explains why Western European nations have been the wealthiest, prospering through open societies, new technologies, and the pursuit of change
9789990060539 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1999, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: A galaxy of distinguished international economists and historians pit economic history against the shaky assumptions of the classical economic theory of natural growth. Their explanations consider the factors of technology, entrepreneurialism, and paths to economic growth, but each reflects an ideological wave of explanation that has marked the last two hundred years...read more
By Patrice Higonnet (editor) and David S. Landes (editor)

Hardcover:

9780674295209 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 1, 1991, cover price $80.50 | About this edition: A galaxy of distinguished international economists and historians pit economic history against the shaky assumptions of the classical economic theory of natural growth.

Paperback:

9780674295216 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, October 1, 1995), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A galaxy of distinguished international economists and historians pit economic history against the shaky assumptions of the classical economic theory of natural growth.

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Discusses reasons why the clock was invented in Europe, traces the development of timekeeping technology, and describes how clocks and watches are made

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9780674768024 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, March 1, 1983), cover price $17.50 | About this edition: Discusses reasons why the clock was invented in Europe, traces the development of timekeeping technology, and describes how clocks and watches are made

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Product Description: Professor Landes's study, Technological Change and Industrial Development in Western Europe, 1750-1914, first appeare as a chapter in volume VI of the Cambridge Economic History of Europe. He has now extended it by adding a full-scale analysis of modern industrial Europe from the First World War to the 1960s...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521094184 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1969, cover price $33.99 | About this edition: Professor Landes's study, Technological Change and Industrial Development in Western Europe, 1750-1914, first appeare as a chapter in volume VI of the Cambridge Economic History of Europe.

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