How the Scots Invented the Modern World : The True Story of How Western Europe's Poorest Nation Created Our World Andeverything in It (1ST)

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How the Scots Invented the Modern World : The True Story of How Western Europe's Poorest Nation Created Our World Andeverything in It (1ST)

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  • 製本 Hardcover:ハードカバー版/ページ数 392 p.
  • 言語 ENG
  • 商品コード 9780609606353
  • DDC分類 941.1

Table of Contents

Preface                                            vii
Prologue 1 (12)
Part One Epiphany
The New Jerusalem 13 (20)
A Trap of Their Own Making 33 (20)
The Proper Study of Mankind I 53 (20)
The Proper Study of Manking II 73 (20)
A Land Divided 93 (20)
Last Stand 113(24)
Profitable Ventures 137(24)
A Select Society: Adam Smith and His Friends 161(34)
Part Two Diaspora
``That Great Design'': Scots in America 195(32)
Light from the North: Scots, Liberals, and 227(20)
Reform
The Last Minstrel: Sir Walter Scott and the 247(24)
Highland Revival
Practical Matters: Scots in Science and 271(22)
Industry
The Sun Never Sets: Scots and the British 293(34)
Empire
Self-Made Men: Scots in the United States 327(20)
Conclusion 347(15)
Sources and Guide for Further Reading 362(15)
Acknowledgments 377(1)
Index 378