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The Two Nations

A Financial Study of English History, 1st Edition

By Christopher Hollis

Routledge

272 pages

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This book was first published in 1935.

Table of Contents

THE TWO NATIONS: C HOLLIS:

CONTENTS

chapter page

I. The Medieval Managed Currency and its Collapse… 1

II. The Failure of the Stuarts… 12

III. The Orange… 28

IV. The Origin of the Progressive Legend… 35

V. Bishop Berkeley… 53

VI. The Americans and the Whigs… 65

VII. The First Breakdown… 74

VIII. Unnecessary Poverty… 85

IX. Cheques and Notes… 103

X. The Repeal of the Corn Laws… 113

XI. The First Revolts… 125

XII. The Turn of the Tide… 141

XIII. The Exceptional Auxiliary… 154

XIV. Disraeli’s Rule… 165

XV. Ireland… 179

XVI. Machine Running Down… 186

XVII. America… 200

XVIII. The 1920’s… 221

XIX. Crisis and the Counter Attack… 234

Epilogue… 250

Index… 255

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
BUS023000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
REF000000
REFERENCE / General