New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1995. First Printing. Trade Paperback. Used - Very Good/Fine. Clean, unmarked, tight. Slight cockling to text block. 14 x 21 cm. Sources. References. Index. 306 pp. Item #12805
First published in 1974, Fogel and Engerman's groundbreaking book reexamined the economic foundations of American slavery, marking "the start of a new period of slavery scholarship and some searching revisions of a national tradition" (C. Vann Woodward, New York Review of Books).
Robert William Fogel, winner of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science, is director of the Center for Population Economics at the University of Chicago.