Between Two Cultures: An Introduction to Economic History
In this wise and witty work, a world-renowned economic historian takes us behind the scenes to observe a small band of scholars reconstructing the past with the tools of economic analysis and the narrative power of the traditional historian.
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BETWEEN TWO CULTURES: An Introduction to Economic HistoryUser Review - Kirkus
A scholarly, entertaining look at the objectives and techniques of economic historiography. Cipolla (Economics and History/Berkeley) explains that economic historians must rely on business and ... Read full review
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This is an engaging book on the art of doing economic history. In the first half, Cipolla, a well-known economic historian, presents an insightful discussion of the techniques of historical analysis ... Read full review
What is Economic History?
Identifying the Issues
Reconstructing the Past
Fiscal and Legislative Sources
Statistics and their Forerunners