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Men and wealth in the United States, 1850-1870 by Lee Soltow

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Wealth -- United States -- History

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementLee Soltow.
SeriesYale series in economic history
LC ClassificationsHC110.W4 S64
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 206 p. :
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5063911M
ISBN 100300018142
LC Control Number74029738

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