Now Australia's Biggest Toy Shop

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

The Ascent of Money
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

About the Author

Niall Ferguson is one of Britain's most renowned historians. He is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, a senior fellow of the Center for European Studies at Harvard University, and a Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University, Beijing. His books include The House of Rothschild, Empire, The War of the World, The Ascent of Money, The Great Degeneration and Kissinger, 1923-1968: The Idealist. His many prizes include the Benjamin Franklin Prize for Public Service (2010), the Hayek Prize for Lifetime Achievement (2012) and the Ludwig Erhard Prize for Economic Journalism (2013).

Reviews

How money made us. Catch this book by the busy Harvard/Oxford/Hoover Institute luminary before the PBS special airs in 2009. Copyright 2008 Reed Business Information.

The hardback publication of Niall Ferguson's book was prophetic, but this edition - topped and tailed with a passionate, closely argued call for us to educate ourselves about financial markets - could not be more timely -- Tony Clements * Telegraph *
Dazzling ... extraordinarily timely -- Martin Vander Weyer * Spectator *
A whistle-stop tour of the historical events that gave us the financial system we have today ... To Niall Ferguson's list of talents we can now add great timing -- Stephanie Flanders * Mail on Sunday *
Ferguson is the most brilliant British historian of his generation ... he writes with splendid panache * Times *
Ferguson's powers are on formidable display -- Tristram Hunt * Observer *
Wonderfully accessible ... Ferguson is spot on -- Allister Heath * Literary Review *
A fine history ... told with verve and insight * Daily Telegraph *
One of the world's leading historians -- Hamish McRae * Independent *

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » Business » Finance » General
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top