A history of American enterprise

by John M. Dobson

Publisher: Prentice Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J

Written in English
Published: Pages: 382 Downloads: 224
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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Industries -- United States -- History.,
  • Business enterprises -- United States -- History.,
  • United States -- Commerce -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementJohn M. Dobson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF3021 .D6 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 382 p. :
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2389461M
ISBN 100133890813
LC Control Number87018679

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