History of Business

Learn how today's markets and masters were shaped by yesterday's events and disasters.

The Gunning of America
Book
 

Pamela Haag

Basic Books, 2016

(8)

Take cover in this academic history of US gun manufacture and its attendant mythologies.
How the West Was Lost
Book
 

Dambisa Moyo

FSG, 2012

(6)

The West did not always dominate the world economically, and its top slot is in contention now.
The New Deal
Book

Michael Hiltzik

Free Press, 2011

(9)

Delve into the "New Deal": What worked, what didn’t work, and why.
Money and Power
Book
 

Howard Means

Wiley, 2001

(9)

This history of business: From the spread of the steam engine to the making of Microsoft millionaires.