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The wealth of nations

Author: Adam Smith; Andrew S Skinner
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin, 1999.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Complete Penguin ed.]View all editions and formats
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Presents a comprehensive treatment of political economy. This title includes the author's assessment of the mercantile system, his advocacy of the freedom of commerce and industry, and his prophecy  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Smith; Andrew S Skinner
ISBN: 0140432086 9780140432084 0140436154 9780140436150
OCLC Number: 49211671
Notes: "Reprinted with chronology and new index"--Vol. [1], t.p. verso.
Description: 2 volumes (570; lxii, 602 pages) ; 20 cm.
Contents: [v. 1] Books 1-3 --
[v. 2] Books 4-5.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
Responsibility: Adam Smith ; edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Skinner.

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"Adam Smith's enormous authority resides, in the end, in the same property that we discover in Marx: not in any ideology, but in an effort to see to the bottom of things."--Robert L. Heilbroner

 
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