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Economics for the power age

Nearing, Scott

Economics for the power age

s statement of first principles

by Nearing, Scott

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Published by World Events Committee in East Palatka, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Socialism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Scott Nearing.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB171 N4, HB171 N4 1952
    The Physical Object
    Pagination190 p.
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21858726M

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