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The Making of the Modern World

The Making of the Modern World: Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature 1450-1850 provides digital facsimile images on every page of over 60,000 works of literature on economic and business published from 1450 through 1850.

Full-text searching on more than 11 million pages, it focuses on economics interpreted in the widest sense, including political science, history, sociology, and special collections on banking, finance, transportation and manufacturing.

The Gale Primary Sources platform makes it possible to cross-search these collections:

  • The Economist Historical Archive
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • The Financial Times Historical Archive
  • The Making of the Modern World
  • The Times Digital Archive
  • Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive
  • Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers
Available to the University of Gothenburg. Available to anyone using the libraries' computers
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Vendor:
  • Gale Cengage Learning
Alternative title:
  • MOMW
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