History & Archaeology

Taxpayers In Revolt

David Beito has brought to light a remarkable and previously unknown chapter of the Great Depression: its tax revolts.

The Tariff History Of The United States

This book has never been surpassed as pure economic history. This might be the first new presentation of the book to appear in 100 years.

The Great American Land Bubble

Those who lived through the huge speculative real estate bubble of the 1990s through 2008 might have imagined that it was unprecedented. Not so. Far from it!

Crises And Cycles

Until this edition, this book has been darn-near impossible to obtain short of stealing from the Library of Congress.

Pearl Harbor: The Seeds and Fruits of Infamy

A president faced an economic depression that wouldn't go away, and a deeply disgruntled electorate. Not for the first or last time, the option of entering a war seemed politically appealing.

Apartheid: Ancient, Past, and Present

Although the association of apartheid South Africa and the Palestine issue has been in the air for quite a while, very few scholarly books tackled the comparison in a profound and professional way.

Forty Centuries of Wage and Price Controls

By special arrangement with the authors, the Mises Institute is thrilled to bring back this popular guide to ridiculous economic policy from the ancient world to modern times.

The Costs Of War

This book is one of the most significant ever written by Denson.

Deep Freeze - Iceland's Economic Collapse

It was a modern thriving economy one day, and then, suddenly, the food disappeared from the shelves, the banks closed, and the ships stopped arriving.

On The Origins Of Money

Written in the same year that he testified before the Currency Commission in Austria-Hungary, and published in English in 1892, Carl Menger explains that it is not government edicts that create mon