For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes on the Course of Civilization

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A sweeping history of taxes from ancient Egypt to today.

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Charles Adams has degrees from Whittier College and UCLA, and is a certified specialist in taxation law. Other books of his include Those Dirty Rotten Taxes : The Tax Revolts that Built America. Adams lives in Buffalo, NY and winters in Phoenix, AZ.

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A fascinating...history of tax policy from Babylon to Bibi Anderson. (Kirkus Reviews)

This important, timely guide is highly recommended. (Library Journal)

For Good and Evil is, by any measure, a classic. It should be mandatory reading for every politician, economist, historian, and serious adult in the country. (Compass Magazine)

An acidly witty guide. (The Wall Street Journal)

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