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Democracy and business

Address by J. Lawrence Laughlin .. delivered at the nineteenth annual meeting of the Central Supply Association ...

by James Lawrence Laughlin

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Published in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial policy,
  • Economics,
  • Democracy

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26382363M
    OCLC/WorldCa41198517

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