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The Economy of British America, 1607–1789

Russell Menard

Paper: 978-0-8078-4351-2 ($52.50)

Copyright 1985
University of North Carolina Press

A Prize-Winning Book

  • Choice Outstanding Academic Title (1986)
  • Honorable Mention, Distinguished Book Award, Society of Colonial Wars in the State of New York (1986)



Few studies in any field of American history more successfully define the frontiers of future research.

--Stuart Bruchey

An indispensable volume.