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Escape from empire

Alice H. Amsden

Escape from empire

the developing world"s journey through heaven and hell

by Alice H. Amsden

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAlice H. Amsden.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 197 p. ;
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22754726M
ISBN 109780262012348


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