Swindling and selling by Arthur Allen Leff

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Published by Free Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Swindlers and swindling,
  • Selling

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Book details

StatementArthur Allen Leff.
LC ClassificationsHV6691 .L37 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5213664M
ISBN 100029183901
LC Control Number75043363

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