ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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The Travails of Capitalism

A History of Capitalism: 1500-2000 by Michel Beaud; Aakar Books for South Asia, Delhi, 2004; NEERAJ HATEKAR The book under review is the fifth edition of one that was first published in English in 1983 by the Monthly Review Press. The present edition consists of seven chapters. The previous six are more or less the same book which was published in 1983, while the seventh chapter has been added to take account of developments in capitalism in the last decades of the 20th century.

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