Studies of the modern world-system
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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English


  • International economic relations -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Albert Bergesen.
SeriesStudies in Social discontinuity
ContributionsBergesen, Albert.
LC ClassificationsHF1411 .S86
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 281 p. :
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4096663M
ISBN 100120905507
LC Control Number80010871

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