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Aid or development the relevance of development aid to problems of developing countries by Willem Gustaaf Zeylstra

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Published by A. W. Sijthoff in Leyden .
Written in English



  • Developing countries.


  • Economic development.,
  • Economic assistance -- Developing countries.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 259-268.

Statementby Willem Gustaaf Zeylstra.
LC ClassificationsHD82 .Z48
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 268 p. ;
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5238244M
ISBN 109028601155
LC Control Number75309202

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