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Economists for beginners

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Economics -- History.,
  • Economists.

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Edition Notes

StatementBernard Caravan [i.e. Canavan].
SeriesA Pantheon documentary comic book
LC ClassificationsHB75 .C245 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3506681M
ISBN 100394739396
LC Control Number82047947

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