Economic aspects of the liquor problem

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Statementby John Koren ; an investigation made for the Committee of Fifty under the direction of Henry W. Farnham.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 13975.
ContributionsFarnam, Henry W. 1853-1933., Committee of Fifty for the Investigation of the Liquor Problem.
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Paginationx, 327 p.
Number of Pages327
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Open LibraryOL17554192M

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