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The cause of hard times

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Published by Little, Brown, and company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Financial crises,
  • Saving and investment

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Uriel H. Crocker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG7920 .C78
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 2 p.l., [iii]-v, [7]-114 p.
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6981063M
    LC Control Number07006513
    OCLC/WorldCa1535974


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