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American economy in thetwentieth century by Gene Smiley

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Published by College Division, South-Western Pub. Co in Cincinnati, Ohio .
Written in English


  • United States -- Economicconditions -- 1918-1945.,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGene Smiley.
LC ClassificationsHC106
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 442 p. :
Number of Pages442
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21515251M
ISBN 10053883238X

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