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U.S. industry in Britain

Dunning, John H.

U.S. industry in Britain

by Dunning, John H.

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Published by Wilton House Publications in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Investments, American -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John H. Dunning ; with the assistance of R. D. Pearce.
    SeriesAn EAG business research study
    ContributionsPearce, Robert D., 1943-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 122 p. ;
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17875964M

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