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Published by Columbia University in New York .
Written in English



  • Germany.


  • Schulze-Delitzsch, Hermann, 1808-1883,
  • Banks and banking, Cooperative,
  • Cooperation -- Germany

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Other titlesPeople"s banks.
Statementby Donald S. Tucker ...
SeriesStudies in history, economics and public law,, vol. CII, no. 1; whole no. 231
LC ClassificationsHG2035 .T82
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 5-272 p.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6654112M
LC Control Number23007898

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