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The Wealth of Nations: Books 1-3 (Penguin Classics)
by Adam Smith
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0140432086, Paperback)Smith's "The Wealth of Nations" was the first comprehensive treatment of political economy. Originally delivered in the form of lectures at Glasgow, the book's publication in 1776 co-incided with America's Declaration of Independence. These volumes include Smith's assessment of the mercantile system, his advocacy of the freedom of commerce and industry, and his famous prophecy that "America will be one of the foremost nations of the world".
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Donated by Mrs E.J. Teffley, Head of Economics Dept. 1989 Abbotsleigh ABB32601
An edition of this book was published by Penguin Australia.