Use taxes and their legal and economic background by L. L. Waters

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Published by University of Kansas School of Business in Lawrence .

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Statementby Lawrence Leslie Waters. June, 1940.
Series[Kansas. University. School of business. Bureau of business research] Kansas studies in business, no. 19
LC ClassificationsHF5006 .K3 no. 19
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL181328M
LC Control Numbera 40000986

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