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495 Words on Deep History

A Review of Andrew Shryock, Daniel Lord Smail (Eds.): Deep History. The Architecture of Past and Present. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2011. ————— If historical facts are indeed always situated in a web of socially given … Continue reading

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Charles Kindleberger and Robert Aliber (2011): Manias, Panics, and Crashes, NY: Palgrave Macmillan tl;dr: The flows of capital connecting the latest four financial/economic crises are the 21st-Century version of Egyptian pyramids – except more destructive. ————– History or Economics of … Continue reading

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