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Modern economic and social systems

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Published by Farrar & Rinehart in New York .
Written in English

  • Social sciences,
  • Utopias,
  • Socialism,
  • Communism,
  • Fascism,
  • Anarchism and anarchists,
  • National socialism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Russell E. Westmeyer.
    LC ClassificationsH83 .W42
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 604 p.
    Number of Pages604
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6401210M
    LC Control Number40009225

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