Academic preparation of American business executives for foreign service by Arthur William Goodearl

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  • Businessmen -- United States.,
  • Americans -- Foreign countries.,
  • Business education -- United States.,
  • Education -- History.

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Statementby Arthur William Goodearl.
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Number of Pages234
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