Are we slaves of some defunct economist?
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Are we slaves of some defunct economist? by Dexter Merriam Keezer

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Published by [Published by Claremont Graduate School and University Center for the Claremont Colleges] in Clarement, Calif .
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  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

StatementForeword by Ordway Tead.
SeriesClaremont annual lectures.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC106.5 .K385
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 93p.
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5939175M
LC Control Number65008931
OCLC/WorldCa183565

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