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Booms and busts an encyclopedia of economic history from Tulipmania of the 1630s to the global financial crisis of the 21st century by James Ciment

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Published by Sharpe in Armonk, NY .
Written in English


  • Financial crises,
  • Finance,
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJames Ciment, editor
LC ClassificationsHB3722 .B67 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24791582M
ISBN 109780765682246
LC Control Number2010021272

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