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Published by The H.W. Wilson Company in New York .
Written in English


  • Debts, Public.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Finance.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Reparations.

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Bibliography: p. [21]-52.

Other titlesWar debts, Cancellation of international.
Statementcompiled by James Goodwin Hodgson ...
SeriesThe Reference shelf -- v.8, no.4., Reference shelf -- v. 8, no. 4.
LC ClassificationsHJ8011 .H58
The Physical Object
Pagination226 p.
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14126450M
LC Control Number32033829

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