Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||edited by Robert Leeson|
|Series||Archival insights into the evolution of economics|
|LC Classifications||HC103 .A457 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 278 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||278|
|LC Control Number||2010275473|
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