Books by Bruce H. Mann

Released: Jan. 1, 2003

"A fascinating work of economic history that sheds light on daily life in the young Republic."
Thomas Jefferson died owing the equivalent of millions of dollars, while the richest man in revolutionary America did prison time for not paying his bills. "Debt was an inescapable fact of life in early America," writes Mann—a fact with considerable political and economic implications. Read full book review >