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Contemporary capitalism

Strachey, John

Contemporary capitalism

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capitalism.,
  • Democracy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby John Strachey.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination302 p. ;
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14130005M

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