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John Maynard Keynes

Author: Robert Skidelsky
Publisher: London : Papermac, 1992-2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

"Hopes Betrayed" establishes Keynes' historical setting and explains what turned him into a radical economist. Keynes' story is not just that of a revolution in economic theory, but also part of the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: John Maynard Keynes; John Maynard Keynes; John Maynard Keynes
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Skidelsky
ISBN: 033357379X 9780333573792 0333779711 9780333779712 0333115996 9780333115992 0333584996 9780333584996
OCLC Number: 49736079
Awards: Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Book Prizes: Biography 2002
Winner of Duff Cooper Prize 2001
Description: 3 volumes : portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: v. 1. Hopes betrayed, 1883-1920 --
v. 2. The economist as savior, 1920-1937 --
v. 3. Fighting for Britain, 1937-1946.
Other Titles: Hopes betrayed, 1883-1920.
Economist as savior, 1920-1937.
Fighting for Britain, 1937-1946.
Responsibility: by Robert Skidelsky.


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'Nobody who wants to understand one of the most extraordinary Englishmen of his time can do without this biography' E.J. Hobsbawm 'Robert Skidelsky has devoted 20 years to his life of John Maynard Read more...

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