Transformation of the American Economy 1865-1914 by Robert Higgs
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1610162404 | 155 Pages | EPUB | 2 MB
The Gilded Age, lasting from 1865 to World War I, was an era of economic growth never before seen in the history of the world. The standard of living of the modern age was born during this time of phenomenal transition. Lives lengthen. Wealth exploded. The middle class lived better than kings a century earlier.