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Double entry : how the merchants of Venice shaped the modern world - and how their invention could make or break the planet / Jane Gleeson-White
Bib ID 5712994
Format BookBook
Author
Gleeson-White, Jane, 1961-
 
Description Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2011 
293 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 9781741757552
Summary

A fascinating exploration of how a simple system used to measure and record wealth spawned a cultural revolution. Prepare to have your idea of accounting changed forever.

Notes

N copy signed and inscribed by the author, 3 August 2013.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Awards The Nib : Waverley Library Award for Literature, 2012 
Subjects Bookkeeping -- History.  |  Capitalism -- History.  |  Australian

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