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People, Politics and Economic Life

Thomas Plaut

People, Politics and Economic Life

An Interactive Exploration of the Appalachian Region

by Thomas Plaut

  • 142 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • APPALACHIAN REGION,
  • Business & Economics / Economic Conditions,
  • SOUTHERN STATES_ECONOMIC CONDITIONS,
  • SOUTHERN STATES_POLITICS AND GOVERNMENT,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11089789M
    ISBN 100787226564
    ISBN 109780787226565
    OCLC/WorldCa35691476

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