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Jean-Baptiste Colbert and Louis XIV

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July 8, 2010

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What manner of man was this, then, this grand bureaucrat who scorned the interests of mere individuals and merchants as petty and narrow, who presumed always to speak and act for the "national" and even "public" interest, writes Murray N. Rothbard (1926–1995).

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