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American economic development in historical perspective

American economic development in historical perspective

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- To 1865.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1865-1918.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-313) and index.

      Statementedited by Thomas Weiss and Donald Schaefer.
      ContributionsWeiss, Thomas Joseph., Schaefer, Donald, 1942-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC105 .A62 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 321 p. :
      Number of Pages321
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1741270M
      ISBN 100804720843
      LC Control Number92047404


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