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Published by F.S. Crofts in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Economic conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 713-755.

Statementby Edward C. Kirkland
SeriesCrofts American history series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC103 .K5
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 767 p.
Number of Pages767
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24811448M
LC Control Number32026691
OCLC/WorldCa631602

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