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Galbraiths vigor of expression, as well as an account of a period of gloom and psychotherapy, prevents the writing from ever sounding impersonal.The Age of Uncertainty.10 avg rating 204 ratings easy published keygen editions, the Good Society: The Humane Agenda.72 avg rating 206 ratings published editions, the Anatomy of Power.05 avg rating 128 ratings published editions The Culture galbraith of Contentment.03 avg. The New Yorker.A delightfully teeming book.A History of Economics: The Past as the Present.08 avg rating 387 ratings published editions, the New Industrial State by, (Foreword), (Introduction).88 avg rating 393 ratings published editions, the Economics of Innocent Fraud: Truth for Our Time.59 avg rating 369.Average rating.94 10,467 ratings 832 reviews shelved 31,539 times.Its charm comes from the combination.Geoffrey Colvin, Christian Science Monitor.Galbraiths comic voice explorist is a distinctive and durable literary achievement.
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