David S. Landes was a professor emeritus of economics at Harvard University and retired professor of history at George Washington University. He is the author of Revolution in Time, The Unbound Prometheus, The Wealth and Poverty of Nations, and Dynasties. Landes earned a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1953 and an A.B. from City College of New York in 1942.
Books by David Landes
The Wealth And Poverty Of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich And Some So Poor
W.W. Norton & Company, 1998
Revolution In Time: Clocks And The Making Of The Modern World
Harvard Universiy Press, 1983