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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Douglas, C. H. 1879-1952.,
  • Social credit -- History.,
  • Guild socialism -- History.,
  • Sustainable development.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-191) and index.

StatementFrances Hutchinson and Brian Burkitt.
SeriesRoutledge studies in the history of economics ;, 14
ContributionsBurkitt, Brian.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG355 H87 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 197 p. :
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL660870M
ISBN 100415147093
LC Control Number97006276

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