Cover Image

Larger ImageView Larger

Civilization and Capitalism, 15th-18th Century, Vol. I

The Structure of Everyday Life

Fernand Braudel (Author), Siân Reynold (Translator)

Not available in British Common; Available in Canada

Paperback, 3 pages
ISBN: 9780520081147
December 1992
$47.95, £35.95
By examining in detail the material life of pre-industrial peoples around the world, Fernand Braudel significantly changed the way historians view their subject. Volume I describes food and drink, dress and housing, demography and family structure, energy and technology, money and credit, and the growth of towns.
Fernand Braudel (1902-1985) taught at the Collège de France and was a member of the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes. He is the author of The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II, among other titles.

Join UC Press


Members receive 20-40% discounts on book purchases. Find out more