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Field of Schemes

How the Great Stadium Swindle Turns Public Money into Private Profit

by Neil Demause

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Published by Common Courage Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Finance & Accounting,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • General,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Political Science / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoanna Cagan (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8686821M
    ISBN 101567511384
    ISBN 109781567511383


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