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Empire of cotton : a global history / Sven Beckert.

Beckert, Sven,(author.).
E-book E-book (2014.)
Description: 1 online resource.
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2014.

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  • ISBN: 9780385353250 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0385353251 (electronic bk.)
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- The rise of a global commodity -- Building war capitalism -- The wages of war ... Read More
The epic story of the rise and fall of the empire of cotton, its centrality in the world economy, ... Read More
Cundill Prize in Historical Literature Finalist, 2015.
Citation: Beckert, Sven. "Empire of cotton : a global history." New York : Knopf, 2014.

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