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America"s natural wealth

Richard Lieber

America"s natural wealth

a story of the use and abuse of our resources

by Richard Lieber

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural resources -- United States,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard Lieber.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC106.4 .L58
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv p., 1 ., 245 p.
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13540853M
    LC Control Number42050713
    OCLC/WorldCa319187

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