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common purposes of British and American finance

Edward Henry Harriman Simmons

common purposes of British and American finance

by Edward Henry Harriman Simmons

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Published in [New York? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Finance -- United States.,
    • Finance -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementaddress delivered by E.H.H. Simmons ... before the American Chamber of Commerce in London, London, England, March 20, 1928.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG181 .S5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18 p.
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6719825M
      LC Control Number28023469
      OCLC/WorldCa12744576

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