First course in cost and management accounting
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First course in cost and management accounting

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Published by DP Publications in London .
Written in English


  • Accounting.

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Edition Notes

StatementT. Lucey.
LC ClassificationsHF5635
The Physical Object
Pagination253p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21747028M
ISBN 101870941543

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