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Missing, now found in the eighteenth century

Margaret C. Jacob

Missing, now found in the eighteenth century

Weber"s Protestant capitalist

by Margaret C. Jacob

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Published by American Historical Association in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Offprint from American Historical Review, v.108, no.1, Feb., 2003.

StatementMargaret C. Jacob & Matthew Kadane.
ContributionsKadane, Matthew.
The Physical Object
Paginationp.20-49 ;
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20848683M

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