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The trappings of success

Daniel Brook

The trappings of success

selling out to stay afloat

by Daniel Brook

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Times Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Professions -- United States.,
  • Income distribution -- United States.,
  • Cost and standard of living -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDanbiel Brook.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5382.5.U5 B735 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17924265M
    ISBN 100805080651
    ISBN 109780805080650
    LC Control Number2006051439

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