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The History of Banks

Money and BanksWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

This book discusses the history of banking beginning in Venice and Genoa. It continues by demonstrating the advantages and necessity of free competition in the business of banking.

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History of Crises Under the National Banking System

Booms and BustsMoney and BanksU.S. HistoryMoney and Banking

The crisis of 1873 was preceded by four years of general economic activity, which was by no means confined to the United States. In agriculture, manufactures, and transportation much real progress was made, but, as subsequent events proved, the pace was more rapid than was consistent with healthy...

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History of Monetary and Credit Theory

World HistoryCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking

In monetary matters the experience of the eighteenth century was of the most varied kind. It witnessed money functioning in times of peace and times of war. It was familiar with the difficulties of the double standard, with those arising from worn and clipped coins, with those created by excessive...

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Honest Money

Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking

North presents an account of the historical context for the Bible ’s teachings on money, banking, commerce, and trade...

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How Can Europe Survive

Global EconomyInterventionism

Written in 1955, Sennholz commends all men working and praying for peace and the advancement of mankind.

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How Capitalism Saved America

Media and CultureU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

This book goes through the history of the pilgrims, the American Revolution, the 19th century debate over internal improvements, the advancement of workers amidst capitalist advance, the myths of the Robber Barrons , the great depression, the New Deal, the energy crisis, and the modern debate on...

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How Diplomats Make War

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

This historic book is the first revisionist account of the origins of World War I to appear in English.

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How Do We Know

EducationFree MarketsPhilosophy and Methodology

Leonard Read writes, "More people than now must make freedom their lifelong study."...

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How They Succeeded: Life Stories of Successful Men and Women Told by Themselves


The Gilded Age produced not only some of the richest men and women of all time; its freedom and opportunities built a nation of people of superlative character.

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