Prophets of Regulation (Paperback)

By Thomas K. McCraw

Belknap Press, 9780674716087, 416pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 1986

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Description

"There is properly no history, only biography," Emerson remarked, and in this ingenious book Thomas McCraw unfolds the history of four powerful men: Charles Francis Adams, Louis D. Brandeis, James M. Landis, and Alfred E. Kahn. The absorbing stories he tells make this a book that will appeal across a wide spectrum of academic disciplines and to all readers interested in history, biography, and Americana.