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Economics in plain English

all you need to know about economics : in language anyone can understand

by Silk, Leonard Solomon

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeonard Silk.
    SeriesA Touchstone book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB"171"S5625"1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20047029M
    ISBN 100671250515
    LC Control Number79013171

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