From the Local to the Global
Something seemingly small and insignificant—a provincial family, a signed slip of paper—can open up onto much wider worlds.
An Infinite History: The Story of a Family in France Over Three Centuries
by Emma Rothschild
The Promise and Peril of Credit: What a Forgotten Legend About Jews and Finance Tells Us About the Making of European Commercial Society
by Francesca Trivellato
October 7, 2021 issue