in [New York .
Written in English
|Series||Its Studies in business economics -- no. 66., Studies in business economics (New York, N.Y.) -- no. 66.|
|LC Classifications||HB31 .N33 no. 66|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||80|
|LC Control Number||59016493|
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