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State purchase of railways in Switzerland.

by Horace Micheli

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Published by Pub. for the American economic association by the Macmillan company; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Switzerland.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads and state -- Switzerland

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Horace Micheli. Tr. by John Cummings.
      SeriesAmerican economic association. Economic studies., v. 3, no. 6
      ContributionsCummings, John, 1868-1936, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB1 .A55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination420 p.
      Number of Pages420
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6935509M
      LC Control Number04000412
      OCLC/WorldCa4997038

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