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business of capitalism

Harold Wincott

business of capitalism

a selection of unconventional essays on economic problems of the 1960"s.

by Harold Wincott

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Published by Institute of Economic Affairs in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Economic policy -- 1945-1964.,
    • Great Britain -- Economic policy -- 1964-1979.,
    • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 1945-1964.,
    • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 1964-1979.

    • Edition Notes

      Label mounted on t.p.: Sole distributor for the U.S.A., Transatlantic Arts, Inc., N.Y.

      ContributionsInstitute of Economic Affairs (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC256.5 .W49
      The Physical Object
      Pagination179 p.
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5668262M
      LC Control Number68121909


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