The nature of peace by Thorstein Veblen

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J .

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StatementThorstein Veblen ; with a new introduction by Warren J. Samuels.
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LC ClassificationsJZ5560 .V43 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 367 p. ;
Number of Pages367
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Open LibraryOL701405M
ISBN 10156000973X
LC Control Number97049871

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