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Economics of the Free Society

BooksMay 31, 2008
In 1939, the book was declared contraband, the offices of the publisher broken into, and all copies destroyed.

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The German Question

BooksMay 31, 2008
The German Question by Wilhelm Röpke is the book that inspired the postwar economic reform in Germany.

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In Defense of Advertising

BooksMay 31, 2008
In Defense of Advertising is a theoretical defense based on the philosophy of Ayn Rand and the economics of Ludwig von Mises.

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Ouroboros or the Mechanical Extension of Mankind

BooksMay 31, 2008
Garrett explores the consequences of advancing technology and industrial capacity in this short but intriguing work.

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San Bernardino of Siena and Sant'Antonino of Florence: The Two Great Economic Thinkers of the Middle Ages

BooksMay 31, 2008
Professor de Roover's careful setting of these two men in their spiritual and secular environments poses the tensions they experienced between dogma and freedom of economic thought...

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An Outline of the Science of Political Economy

BooksMay 28, 2008
An outline of the Science which treats of the Nature, the Production, and the Distribution of Wealth.

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Introduction to Economics

BooksMay 27, 2008
This is an elementary introduction to a vast field.

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The TVA Idea

BooksMay 27, 2008
It is this hidden loss that many people forget when TVA is being discussed. They can actually see the TVA dams, and can count the persons hired to build them. Pictures and glowing descriptions of TVA can be sent all over the world. But when one tries to explain that TVA actually prevented an equal...

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Men, Motors, and Markets

BooksMay 27, 2008
The automobile companies depend to a large extent on the engineering genius of the parts makers for new ideas on how to improve the manufacturing processes and quality of parts for each successive model.

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The Complete Writings of Thomas Paine, Volume 1

BooksMay 4, 2008
The writings of Thomas Paine helped shape the American nation and left their imprint on democratic thought all over the world.

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