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|Statement||by Robert A. East, Ph. D.|
|Series||Studies in history, economics and public law, ed. by the Faculty of political science of Columbia university -- . no.439., Studies in history, economics, and public law -- no. 439.|
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|Number of Pages||387|
|LC Control Number||39002808|
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OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Description: pages 23 cm. Contents: The late Colonial business scene --The Revolutionary economic forces --Massachusetts and Rhode Island --Jeremiah Wadsworth and his associates --Hudson Valley business --Robert Morris and his group --Pennsylvania to Northern Virginia --Activities under two flags --The question of business freedom.
OCLC Number: Description: pages 21 cm. Contents: The late colonial business scene --The Revolutionary economic forces --Massachusetts and Rhode Island --Jeremiah Wadsworth and his associates --Hudson Valley business --Robert Morris and his group --Pennsylvania to northern Virginia --Activities under two flags --The question of business freedom --Some economic consequences of the.
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