Empire of Things
How We Became A World of Consumers, From the Fifteenth Century to the Twenty-firstBook - 2016
Looks at the history of the growth of consumerism, exposing the international nature of its expansion through the last six hundred years, and the challenges it poses to the planet.
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Branch Call Number: 339.4 TRENTMANN
Characteristics: xvi, 862 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm