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The limits of symbolic reform

the New Deal and taxation, 1933-1939

by Mark Hugh Leff

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Taxation -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • New Deal, 1933-1939

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMark H. Leff.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ2377 .L44 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 308 p. :
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2842406M
      ISBN 100521262682
      LC Control Number84004325

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