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Statistical activities of the American nations, 1940

Statistical activities of the American nations, 1940

a compendium of the statistical services and activities in 22 nations of the western hemisphere, together with information concerning statistical personnel in these nations

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Published by Inter American statistical institute in Washington, D. C .
Written in English

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  • America -- Statistics

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    Statementedited under the direction of the Temporary organization committee of the Inter American statistical institute by Elizabeth Phelps
    ContributionsPhelps, Elizabeth, 1905- ed, Inter-American Statistical Institute. Temporary Organizing Committee
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 842 p.
    Number of Pages842
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14984040M
    LC Control Number41014318

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