Debt: The First 5,000 Years by David Graeber

Debt: The First 5,000 Years

David Graeber

542 pages first pub 2011 (editions)

nonfiction economics history challenging informative slow-paced


David Graeber's fresh...fascinating...thought-provoking...and exceedingly timely (Financial Times) history of debtAnthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: before there was money, there was debt. For more th...

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