Founded in 1997, has become a leading book price comparison site:

Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from over 100,000 booksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

The Rise of the Western World:
A New Economic History

by Douglass C. North, Robert Paul Thomas

ISBN 0521290996 / 9780521290999 / 0-521-29099-6
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Language English
Edition Softcover
Find This Book


Find signed collectible books: 'The Rise of the Western World: A New Economic History'

Book summary

First published in 1973, this is a radical interpretation, offering a unified explanation for the growth of Western Europe between 900 A. D. and 1700, providing a general theoretical framework for institutional change geared to the general reader. [via]