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E.commerce economics by David D. VanHoose

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English


  • Electronic commerce

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Edition Notes

Other titlesEcommerce economics
StatementDavid D. VanHoose
LC ClassificationsHF5548.32 .V36 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 469 p. :
Number of Pages469
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24914985M
ISBN 109780415778978, 9780203830369, 9780415778985
LC Control Number2010052078

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