What a brilliant written book. Its language, its scope, its focus. The explanation of economic theories is almost as interesting as the ancedote of economists. Simply amazing.
This is the fifth edition, newly revised for the 1980's, of the most celebrated and popularly account of the history of economics ever written.
The New York Times - If ever a book answered a crying need, this one does. Here is all the economic lore most general readers conceivably could want to know, served up with a flourish by a man who writes with immense vigor and skill; who has a rare gift for simplifying complexities....Continua