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100 best nonfiction books: No 84 – The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith (1776)

100 best nonfiction books: No 84 – The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith (1776)

The Guardian - Robert McCrum

Blending history, philosophy, psychology, and sociology, the Scottish intellectual single-handedly invented modern political economy 1776 was an annus mirabilis for English and American prose, a year to compare with 1859 (Darwin’s On the Origin of Species; Dickens’s A Tale of Two Cities; Mill’s On …

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