Introduction to foreign exchange by Rudi Weisweiller

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Published by Woodhead-Faulkner in Cambridge .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Bibliography, p139-140. - Includes index.

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StatementRudi Weisweiller.
LC ClassificationsHG3826
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,144p. ;
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21547545M
ISBN 100859412202, 0859412342

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