Book Discussion on For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes

Charles Adams discussed the research behind his book, For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes on the Course of Civilization published by… read more

Charles Adams discussed the research behind his book, For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes on the Course of Civilization published by Madison Books. The book examines the role of taxation in several historical events, including the fall of Rome, the American Revolution and the signing of the Magna Carta. Mr. Adams spoke on the history of tax policy throughout human civilization, as well as various aspects of taxation policies around the world and social policies' relationship with taxes. close

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Book Discussion on For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes

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Booknotes
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 9, 1993
Last Aired:
Apr 15, 2006

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  • May 09, 1993 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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