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America's Money Machine: The Story of the Federal Reserve

The FedU.S. EconomyU.S. History

05/27/1980Books
Groseclose shows that at no time in its history has the Fed actually achieved what it promised: low inflation, economic stability, stable growth, reliable regulation of the banking system.

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America's Second Crusade

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

03/16/1950Books
Was World War II a failure? It is an unthinkable thought in the American political ethos. but noted American journalist and author William Henry Chamberlin dares think it, from the vantage point of the immediate postwar world of 1950.

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Anarchy and the Law

Legal SystemPolitical Theory

01/15/2007Books
If you love the idea of free-market anarchism, hate it, or are just intrigued that so many are steeped in the rigor and logic of the prospects of a free society without the state, this is the collection that gives you all you need to find your way around this burgeoning line of thought.
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The Anatomy of Criticism: A Trialogue

Media and Culture

06/15/1933Books
Hazlitt has his characters debate the question of literary value, and pushes forward the proposition that the value of literature is discerned and revealed through the operation of the "social mind."...

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Anatomy of the State

Political Theory

01/01/1974Books
Anatomy of the State gives a succinct account of Rothbard’s view of the state. Rothbard regards the state as a predatory entity. It does not produce anything but rather steals resources from those engaged in production...

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The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality

Free MarketsMedia and CultureOther Schools of ThoughtPhilosophy and Methodology

06/15/1956Books
In 1954, after a lifetime of serious theoretical work in economic science, Mises turned his attention to one of the great puzzles of all time: discovering why the intellectuals hate capitalism.

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Antitrust and Monopoly

Legal SystemU.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition

02/01/1982Books
In this pioneering study, Professor Armentano thoroughly researches the classic cases in antitrust law and demonstrates an enormous gap between the stated aims of antitrust law and what it actually accomplishes in the real world.
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Antitrust: The Case for Repeal

Free MarketsInterventionismMonopoly and CompetitionPrices

01/01/1986Books
This 100-page tour de force rips the intellectual cover off antitrust regulation to reveal it for what it is: a bludgeon used by businesses against their competitors.

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Anything That's Peaceful: The Case for the Free Market

Free MarketsPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

09/15/1964Books
Leonard Read was a great spokesman for liberty, and an excellent teacher. It includes the essay later called "I, Pencil," which is a masterful description of the workings of the division of labor...

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As We Go Marching

Big GovernmentU.S. Economy

06/15/1944Books
John T. Flynn's classic work from 1944 on how wartime planning brought fascism to America...

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