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American standards and planes of living

Thomas D. Eliot

American standards and planes of living

readings in the social economics of consumption

by Thomas D. Eliot

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Ginn in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumption (Economics),
  • Cost and standard of living -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by Thomas D. Eliot.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 931 p.
    Number of Pages931
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17765658M

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