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Creating Modern Capitalism

How Entrepreneurs, Companies, and Countries Triumphed in Three Industrial Revolutions

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674175563

Publication Date: 01/02/1998


760 pages

36 halftones, 27 line illustrations, 6 maps, 90 tables


  • Introduction [Thomas K. McCraw]
  • Josiah Wedgwood and the First Industrial Revolution [Nancy F. Koehn]
  • British Capitalism and the Three Industrial Revolutions [Peter Botticelli]
  • Rolls-Royce and the Rise of High-Technology Industry [Peter Botticelli]
  • German Capitalism [Jeffrey Fear]
  • August Thyssen and German Steel [Jeffrey Fear]
  • The Deutsche Bank [David A. Moss]
  • Henry Ford, Alfred Sloan, and the Three Phases of Marketing [Thomas K. McCraw and Richard S. Tedlow]
  • American Capitalism [Thomas K. McCraw]
  • IBM and the Two Thomas J. Watsons [Rowena Olegario]
  • Toyoda Automatic Looms and Toyota Automobiles [Jeffrey R. Bernstein]
  • Japanese Capitalism [Jeffrey R. Bernstein]
  • 7-Eleven in America and Japan [Jeffrey R. Bernstein]
  • Retrospect and Prospect [Thomas K. McCraw]
  • Appendix
  • Notes
  • Index

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