Empire of Cotton

Sven Beckert talked about his book, Empire of Cotton: A Global History, about the origins of the global cotton trade and its impact on the international economy.

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Empire of Cotton

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Public Affairs Event
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Feb 21, 2015 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Mar 22, 2015 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 21, 2015 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2015 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2015 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 07, 2015 | 1:15pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 22, 2015 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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