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2 edition of economics of American living. found in the catalog.

economics of American living.

Harry W. Heckman

economics of American living.

by Harry W. Heckman

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Published by Rand McNally in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC106.5 .H38
      The Physical Object
      Pagination168 p.
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5790117M
      LC Control Number59065184

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The Economics of American Living Paperback – J by Harry Weber Heckman (Author)Author: Harry Weber Heckman. In the century after the Civil War, an economic revolution improved the American standard of living in ways previously unimaginable.

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