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Published: 05 May 2016

240 Pages | 23 illus.


ISBN: 9780199384273

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Cornering the Market

Independent Grocers and Innovation in American Small Business

Susan V. Spellman

  • Analyzes business innovation from the bottom-up, focusing on proprietors and middlemen as modernizing agents
  • Proposes a fresh perspective on American industrialization and the development of industrial capitalism
  • Provides a fine-grained analysis based on extensive archival research