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Usher, Abbott Payson 1883-1965

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Works: 65 works in 363 publications in 6 languages and 6,990 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Contributor, Other, Creator
Classifications: HB1, 330
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Most widely held works about Abbott Payson Usher
 
Most widely held works by Abbott Payson Usher
A history of mechanical inventions by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

116 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
The quarterly journal of economics by Harvard University( )

in English and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-22 include the section "Recent publications upon economics."
An economic history of Europe since 1750 by Witt Bowden( Book )

31 editions published between 1937 and 1970 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Select bibliography": 885-924
An introduction to the industrial history of England by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

28 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library owns c. 1,2
The early history of deposit banking in Mediterranean Europe by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

44 editions published between 1943 and 1977 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the grain trade in France, 1400-1710 by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

25 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and German and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two manuscripts by Charles Davenant by Charles Davenant( Book )

12 editions published in 1942 in English and Undetermined and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architects and craftsmen in history : festschrift für Abbott Payson Usher by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

12 editions published in 1956 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

":Since his retirement from Harvard in 1949, Abbott Payson Usher has continued to enrich the study of economic history both by his teaching and his researchy. Work as a visiting professor at the University of Wisconsin and at Yale has been combined with the publication of several important articles on industrial location and on methodology. Most recently a major revision of his best-known piece of research, A History of Mechanical Inventions, has been issued, appearing within a few months of his seventieth birthday. It is appropriate therefore that the attempt should be made in this volume to define some of the main currents in economic history-writing in the twentieth century, and to estimate from present perspectives the position of Professor Usher's work in relation to them"--Dedication, page [v]
Hydroelectricity and industrial development: Quebec, 1898-1940 by J. H Dales( )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ji xie fa ming shi hua by Ai xue er( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in Chinese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Mechanical Inventions : Revised Edition by Abbott Payson Usher( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This revised and updated classic explores the importance of technological innovation in the cultural and economic history of the West. Topics include technology of textile manufacture from primitive times, water wheels and wind mills, clocks and watches, and invention of printing. "Without peer in its field."--American Scientist
An economic history of Europe since 1750, by Witt Bowden, Michael Karpovich [and]Abbott Payson Usher by Witt Bowden( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual report of the American Historical Association for the year 1920( )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history a mechanical inventions by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the grain trade in France, 1400-1710, by Abbott Payson Usher by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

2 editions published between 1913 and 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architects and craftsmen in history. Festchrift fuer Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of banking: the primitive bank of deposit, 1200-1600 by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreword by Abbott Payson Usher( )

in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dynamic analysis of the location of economic activity by Abbott Payson Usher( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A history of mechanical inventions
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Abbott Payson Usher American economic historian

Abbott Payson Usher Amerikaans techniekhistoricus (1883-1965)

Abbott Payson Usher US-amerikanischer Technikhistoriker

Payson Usher, Abbott

Payson Usher, Abbott 1883-1965

Usher, A. P.

Usher, Abbot Payson, 1883-1965

Usher, Abbott P. 1883-1965

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