Empire of Things
How We Became A World of Consumers, From the Fifteenth Century to the Twenty-firstBook - 2016
Looks at the history of the growth of consumerism, exposing the international nature of its expansion through the last six hundred years, and the challenges it poses to the planet.
Publisher: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2016
Edition: First U.S. edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
Branch Call Number: 339.47 T7956e 2016
Characteristics: xvi, 862 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm