Before the Industrial Revolution

By Carlo M. Cipolla


It’s one of the hallmarks of American democracy: on inauguration day, the departing president heeds the will of the people and hands the keys to power to a successor. The transition from one administration to the next sounds simple, even ceremonial. But in 2009, as President George W. Bush briefed President-elect Barack Obama about the ongoing wars…


Published date: January 1, 1974
Type: Books
Genre: History

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