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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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Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal is listed (or ranked) 2 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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Investor Capitalism : How Mone... is listed (or ranked) 3 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 cancer stage of capitalism is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Capitalist World-Economy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Immanuel Wallerstein

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The Mystery of Capital: Why Ca... is listed (or ranked) 6 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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Filthy Lucre: Economics for Pe... is listed (or ranked) 7 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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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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The Capitalist Revolution in L... is listed (or ranked) 20 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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Power in the highest degree is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The entrepreneurial adventure is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Jewish Century is listed (or ranked) 23 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) 24 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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

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Polity and economy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Joseph Cropsey

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Prophet of Innovation: Joseph ... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Thomas K. McCraw Prophet of Innovation: Joseph Schumpeter and Creative Destruction is a book by Thomas K. McCraw.

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The Capitalist Manifesto is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Louis O. Kelso The Capitalist Manifesto is a best-selling book first published in 1958, written by Louis O. Kelso, a lawyer-economist and Employee Stock Ownership Plan inventor, and Mortimer J. Adler, an ...more

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Capitalism and Modern Social T... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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Behind the Veil of Economics is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Robert Heilbroner

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The many-headed hydra is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Peter Linebaugh

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The Progressive Manifesto is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Anthony Giddens

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In Defense of Global Capitalis... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Johan Norberg In Defense of Global Capitalism is a book by Swedish writer Johan Norberg promoting economic globalization and free trade. The book was originally published in May 2001 by the Swedish think tank ...more

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The Communist Manifesto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Friedrich Engels, Karl Marx The Communist Manifesto is an 1848 political pamphlet by German philosophers Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. Commissioned by the Communist League and originally published in London just as the ...more

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How the West Grew Rich is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Nathan Rosenberg

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Democracy and Economic Power: ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Shock Doctrine is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Naomi Klein The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism is a 2007 book by the Canadian author Naomi Klein, and is the basis of a 2009 documentary by the same name directed by Michael Winterbottom. ...more

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The Soul of Capitalism: Openin... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
William Greider The Soul of Capitalism: Opening Paths to a Moral Economy is a book by William Greider.

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The Age of Access: The New Cul... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Jeremy Rifkin The Age of Access: The New Culture of Hypercapitalism Where All of Life Is a Paid-For Experience is a book by Jeremy Rifkin.

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The post-corporate world is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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Triumph of the market is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Edward S. Herman

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The Enemy of Nature is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Joel Kovel

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Das Kapital is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Karl Marx Das Kapital, Kritik der politischen Ökonomie, by Karl Marx, is a critical analysis of political economy, intended to reveal the economic patterns underpinning the capitalist mode of

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The undeclared war is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
James Laxer

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Two-Factor Theory: The Economi... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Patricia Hetter Kelso, Louis O. Kelso

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Empire of Capital is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Ellen Meiksins Wood Ellen Meiksins Wood's analysis of capitalist economic imperialism.

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The state and the economy unde... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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Turbo-Capitalism: The Hidden E... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Edward Luttwak Turbo-Capitalism: The Hidden Effects of Free-Market Capitalism - Winners and Losers in the Global Economy is a book by Edward N. Luttwak and Weidenfeld & Nicolson.

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How capitalism underdeveloped ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism

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The Spirit of Capitalism: Nati... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Books About Capitalism
Liah Greenfeld The Spirit of Capitalism: Nationalism and Economic Growth is a book by Liah Greenfeld.