New Deal and public policy

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  • United States -- Economic policy -- 1933-1945.

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Bibliography: p281-285. - Includes index.

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Statementedited by Byron W. Daynes, William D. Pederson, Michael P. Riccards.
SeriesThe Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute series on diplomatic and economic history
ContributionsDaynes, Byron W., Pederson, William D., 1946-, Riccards, Michael P.
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Paginationx, 293p. ;
Number of Pages293
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Open LibraryOL18427725M
ISBN 100333731069

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