Notes on fallacies of American protectionists. by Francis Lieber

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Published by American Free-Trade League in New York .

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  • Tariff -- United States.,
  • Free trade.

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ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsHF1755 .L72 1870
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6592344M
LC Control Number16024669

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Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York: American Free Trade League, Description: 39 p. ; 23 cm. Language: English MeSH: Commerce* Notes: Printed paper cover.

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