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Groundwork of economics

Charles S. Devas

Groundwork of economics

by Charles S. Devas

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Published by Longmans, Green, & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C. S. Devas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB171 .D48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 664 p.
    Number of Pages664
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6957833M
    LC Control Number05022670
    OCLC/WorldCa8834318

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