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The Resource Double entry : how the merchants of Venice created modern finance, Jane Gleeson-White

Double entry : how the merchants of Venice created modern finance, Jane Gleeson-White

Label
Double entry : how the merchants of Venice created modern finance
Title
Double entry
Title remainder
how the merchants of Venice created modern finance
Statement of responsibility
Jane Gleeson-White
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the history of accounting and double-entry bookkeeping from Mesopotamia to the Renaissance to modern finance and explains how a system developed that could work across all trades and nations
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gleeson-White, Jane
Dewey number
657.09
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5605
LC item number
.G54 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Bookkeeping
  • Finance
  • Finance
  • Capitalism
Label
Double entry : how the merchants of Venice created modern finance, Jane Gleeson-White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Accounting: our first communications technology -- Merchants and mathematics -- Luca Pacioli: from Sansepolcro to celebrity -- Pacioli's landmark bookkeeping treatise of 1494 -- Venetian double entry goes viral -- Double entry morphs: the industrial revolution and the birth of a profession -- Double entry and capitalism; chicken and egg? -- John Maynard Keynes, double entry and the wealth of nations -- The rise and scandalous rise of a profession -- Gross domestic product and how accounting could make or break the planet
Control code
ocn783160450
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780393088960
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012021100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1106458
  • (Sirsi) o783160450
  • (OCoLC)783160450
Label
Double entry : how the merchants of Venice created modern finance, Jane Gleeson-White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Accounting: our first communications technology -- Merchants and mathematics -- Luca Pacioli: from Sansepolcro to celebrity -- Pacioli's landmark bookkeeping treatise of 1494 -- Venetian double entry goes viral -- Double entry morphs: the industrial revolution and the birth of a profession -- Double entry and capitalism; chicken and egg? -- John Maynard Keynes, double entry and the wealth of nations -- The rise and scandalous rise of a profession -- Gross domestic product and how accounting could make or break the planet
Control code
ocn783160450
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780393088960
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012021100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1106458
  • (Sirsi) o783160450
  • (OCoLC)783160450

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