Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Smithsonian Books On Sale: July 6, 2010 Price: $19.95
In this brilliant study, Elizabeth White Nelson challenges a central tenet of 19th-century American history: namely, that men and women lived in separate spheres. Women, supposedly, lived lives focused around hearth and home; men focused on trade and commerce. Market Sentiments turns this theory on its head, arguing that the market...
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