Federal lending and economic stability by George F. Break

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .

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Statementby George F. Break.
LC ClassificationsHG3729.U5 B685 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 185 p. :
Number of Pages185
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Open LibraryOL4423898M
ISBN 100313222851
LC Control Number79028549

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