Murray Rothbard died before he could write the third volume of his famous History of Economic Thought, which would cover the birth and development of the Austrian School, through the Keynesian Revolution and Chicago School. With this six-lecture course, however, the History of Economic Thought is complete.
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World-renowned historian Victor Davis Hanson locates the origins of Western Civilization in classical Greece, and traces its progress through the Mediterranean to Northern Europe; across the English Channel to Britain; and across the Atlantic to America. Eventually, Western civilization seemed to lose faith in itself, but Hanson explains his hopeful prediction about the rebirth of the West.