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    • The Road to Serfdom, the Definitive Edition

    • Text and Documents
    • By: F. A. Hayek, Bruce Caldwell - editor
    • Narrated by: William Hughes
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 73
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 68

    An unimpeachable classic work in political philosophy, intellectual and cultural history, and economics, The Road to Serfdom has inspired and infuriated politicians, scholars, and the public for half a century. Originally published in 1944 - when Eleanor Roosevelt supported the efforts of Stalin, and Albert Einstein subscribed lock, stock, and barrel to the socialist program - The Road to Serfdom was seen as heretical for its passionate warning against the dangers of state control over the means of production.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great reading of a remarkable book.

    • By Arlen Strader on 02-13-18

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Fatal Conceit

    • The Errors of Socialism
    • By: F. A. Hayek
    • Narrated by: Everett Sherman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 209
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 183
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 185

    Hayek gives the main arguments for the free-market case and presents his manifesto on the "errors of socialism." Hayek argues that socialism has, from its origins, been mistaken on factual, and even on logical, grounds and that its repeated failures in the many different practical applications of socialist ideas that this century has witnessed were the direct outcome of these errors. He labels as the "fatal conceit" the idea that "man is able to shape the world around him according to his wishes."

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Compelling analysis of key humanity fundamentals

    • By Marius Ghica on 02-11-14

    Regular price: $19.60