A History of Global Consumption

Author(s): 
McCabe, Ina Baghdiantz
ISBN: 
9780415507929
Date published: 
August 2014
Paperback
Price: 
£26.99

This book examines the history of consumption throughout the early modern period using a combination of chronological and thematic discussion, taking a comprehensive and wide-reaching view of a subject that has long been on the historical agenda. The title explores the topic from the rise of the collector in Renaissance Europe to the birth of consumption as a political tool in the eighteenth century.