Liberal Adolf A. Berle and the vision of an American era by Jordan A. Schwarz

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Published by Free Press, Collier Macmillan in New York, London .

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  • Berle, Adolf Augustus, 1895-1971.,
  • Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Economists -- United States -- Biography.,
  • New Deal, 1933-1939.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.

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StatementJordan A. Schwarz.
LC ClassificationsE748.B47 S38 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 452 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2386173M
ISBN 100029291704
LC Control Number87015147

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