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Civic charity in a golden age : orphan care in early modern Amsterdam / Anne E.C. McCants.

Author/creator McCants, Anne E. C. (Anne Elizabeth Conger), 1962-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoUrbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1997.
Descriptionviii, 281 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Charitable behavior and the rise of capitalism -- Care for the middling -- Diet, well-being, and institutional mortality -- Becoming productive -- The politics of friends and money -- Fiscally conservative and culturally lavish -- The rise and decline of an institutional endowment.
Local noteLittle-307884--305131012664W
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [259]-271) and index.
LCCN 96051239
ISBN0252023331 (acid-free paper)

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