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Utopia of usurers and other essays

Author: G K Chesterton
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1917. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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British polymath, philosopher and poet G.K. Chesterton takes on capitalism in this wide-ranging collection of essays. Approaching the subject from a moral perspective tinged with Christian ethics, Chesterton presents an array of powerful arguments that are surprisingly fresh, a century after the book's initial publication.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Chesterton, G.K.
Utopia of Usurers and Other Essays.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: G K Chesterton
ISBN: 9781776588046 1776588045
OCLC Number: 912321496
Description: 1 online resource (109 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; A Song of Swords; Utopia of Usurers; The Escape; The New Raid; The New Name; A Workman's History of England; The French Revolution and the Irish; Liberalism: A Sample; The Fatigue of Fleet Street; The Amnesty for Aggression; Revive the Court Jester; The Art of Missing the Point; The Servile State Again; The Empire of the Ignorant; The Symbolism of Krupp; The Tower of Bebel; A Real Danger; The Dregs of Puritanism; The Tyranny of Bad Journalism; The Poetry of the Revolution.
Responsibility: G.K. Chesterton.

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British polymath, philosopher and poet G.K. Chesterton takes on capitalism in this wide-ranging collection of essays. Approaching the subject from a moral perspective tinged with Christian ethics, Chesterton presents an array of powerful arguments that are surprisingly fresh, a century after the book's initial publication.

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