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Explaining the crisis

Chris Harman

Explaining the crisis

a Marxist re-appraisal

by Chris Harman

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Published by Bookmarks in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Depressions.,
  • Business cycles.,
  • Marxian economics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementChris Harman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB3714 .H37 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p. ;
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2996455M
    ISBN 10090622411X
    LC Control Number84253180

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