Pioneers of American economic thought in the nineteenth century.

by Ernest Teilhac

Publisher: Russell & Russell in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 187 Downloads: 791
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  • Raymond, Daniel, 1786-1849,
  • Carey, Henry Charles, 1793-1879,
  • George, Henry, 1839-1897,
  • Economics -- United States -- History -- 19th century

Edition Notes

StatementAuthorized English translation by E.A.J. Johnson.
LC ClassificationsHB119.A2 T42 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 187 p.
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5995316M
LC Control Number66027162

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