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Published by Public Affairs Committee in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Balance of payments -- United States.

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Bibliography: p. 20.

Statementby Maxwell S. Stewart.
SeriesPublic affairs pamphlet no. 378A
LC ClassificationsHG3883.U7 S8 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5600285M
LC Control Number68006611

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