The Company: A Short History of a Revolutionary Idea

By: MICKLETHWAIT, John; WOOLDRIDGE, Adrian

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In this work, the authors trace the ability of a "joint-stock company" to amass great power and wealth. Per the jacket, the company is revealed as one of ". . .history's great catalysts, for good and for ill, a mighty engine for sucking in, recombining, and pumping out money, goods, people and culture to every corner of the globe." Volume wrapped in jacket with photo of board members seated at a conference table. A Modern Library Chronicles book. --- In Toledano spine 17 / grey cloth / blindstamped torchbearer logo to cover / gilt-stamped spine titling / Bernhard endpapers / jacket verso blank. --- With faint streaks to front cover, otherwise a bright, clean, unmarked copy lacking obvious damages. Bright, unclipped jacket with slight rubbing; protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall; xxiii, 227 pages

Title: The Company: A Short History of a Revolutionary Idea

Author Name: MICKLETHWAIT, John; WOOLDRIDGE, Adrian

Categories: >>Modern Library Editions, >>Business, Management, Business People,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: 2003

ISBN Number: 0679642498

ISBN Number 13: 9780679642497

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

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