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Dudley Jackson


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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

  • Poverty.,
  • Public welfare.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 91-[94]

    SeriesMacmillan studies in economics
    LC ClassificationsHC79.P6 J3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p.
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5455246M
    ISBN 100333133234
    LC Control Number73157474

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