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List of best books about capitalism, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on capitalism are sorted by popularity, so the highest rated books are at the top of the list. This well-researched capitalism bibliography includes out-of-print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable books - fiction or non-fiction, though in this case it's almost all non-fiction - about capitalism. If you're looking for a list of top books on capitalism then you're in the right place.

The Enemy of Nature and The Cancer Stage of Capitalism, as well as, well, Das Kapital - are examples of the diversity of capitalist books included in this list.

You should be able to answer the question, "What are the best books about capitalism?" after checking out this list. This greatest Capitalism book list contains various bits of information, such as the author's names and what genre the books fall under. Most of these Capitalism books can be bought on Amazon with one easy click.

Ayn Rand, George Soros, and Hernando de Soto have all written books about Capitalism.

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Capitalism and Freedom is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Milton Friedman
Capitalism and Freedom is a book by Milton Friedman originally published in 1962 by the University of Chicago Press which discusses the role of economic capitalism in liberal society. It sold ...more

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Investor Capitalism : How Mone... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Michael Useem
Investor Capitalism : How Money Managers Are Changing the Face of Corporate America is a book by Michael Useem.

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The Capitalist World-Economy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Immanuel Wallerstein

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The Mystery of Capital: Why Ca... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Hernando de Soto
The Mystery of Capital: Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else is a book by Hernando Soto.

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Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Ayn Rand
Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal is a collection of essays, mostly by Ayn Rand, with additional essays by her associates Nathaniel Branden, Alan Greenspan, and Robert Hessen. The book focuses on ...more

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Filthy Lucre: Economics for Pe... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Filthy Lucre: Economics for People Who Hate Capitalism is a 2009 book by Joseph Heath. The book is organized around twelve fallacies or myths associated with economics, six of which are common ...more

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The cancer stage of capitalism is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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How the markets really work is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Modern World-System, vol. ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Immanuel Wallerstein

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The Cure: How Capitalism Can S... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
David Gratzer
The Cure: How Capitalism Can Save American Health Care is a book by David Gratzer.

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One Market Under God is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Thomas Frank
One Market Under God: Extreme Capitalism, Market Populism, and the End of Economic Democracy is a 2000 book by historian and author Thomas Frank. It was published by Anchor Books. The book ...more

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The New Capitalists: A Proposa... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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Capitalism Russian-Style is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Thane Gustafson
Capitalism Russian-Style is a book by Thane Gustafson.

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Open Society: Reforming Global... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
George Soros
Open Society: Reforming Global Capitalism is a book by George Soros.

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The Crisis of Global Capitalis... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
George Soros
The Crisis of Global Capitalism: Open Society Endangered is a book by George Soros.

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Capitalism's World Disorder is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Contentious French is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Charles Tilly

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The problem of freedom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Thomas C. Holt

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Contrary Notions is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Michael Parenti

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Power in the highest degree is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The entrepreneurial adventure is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Jewish Century is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Yuri Slezkine
A book about the history of Jewish assimilation in the 20th century (more or less).

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Money and the Rise of the Mode... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Capitalist Revolution in L... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Paul Roberts
The Capitalist Revolution in Latin America is a book by Paul Roberts.

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The Best-Laid Plans is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Randal O'Toole