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Darwin's clever neighbour : George Warde Norman and his circle

Author: George Warde Norman; John Creedy; D P O'Brien
Publisher: Cheltenham, Glos, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2010.
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This is the autobiography of a prominent 19th century economist, George Warde Norman.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George Warde Norman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Warde Norman; John Creedy; D P O'Brien
ISBN: 9781848445574 1848445571
OCLC Number: 502097499
Description: lvi, 444 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Contents: 1 Early Years 2. Eltham School 3. Eton 4. Early Working Life 5. France and Napoleon 6. Serious Illness 7. Travels 8. The Bank and Economic Studies 9. More Illness and Travels 10. Monetary Problems 11. More Travels 12. Some Family Matters 13. Public Life 14. The Storms of 1848
Responsibility: D.P. O'Brien, John Creedy.

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George Warde Norman, 1793-1882, a Director of the Bank of England 1821-72, was an important figure in both the development and the implementation of the theory of monetary control, embodied in the  Read more...

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