The Info List - Adam Tooze

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ADAM TOOZE (born in 1967) is a British historian who is a professor at Columbia University
Columbia University
. Previously, he was Reader in Modern European Economic History at the University of Cambridge and professor at Yale University .

After graduating in economics from Cambridge , Tooze studied at FU Berlin before moving to LSE for a doctorate in economic history.

In 2002, he was awarded a Philip Leverhulme Prize for Modern History. He is best known for his economic study of the Third Reich , The Wages of Destruction , which was one of the winners of the Wolfson History Prize for 2006.


* (2001), Statistics and the German State, 1900–1945: The Making of Modern Economic Knowledge (Cambridge Studies in Modern Economic History), Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. ISBN 0-521-80318-7 * (2006), The Wages of Destruction: The Maki