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Guide and directory on doing business with Belgium and Luxembourg and the Belgian Congo

United States. Economic Cooperation Administration. Special Mission to Belgium-Luxembourg.

Guide and directory on doing business with Belgium and Luxembourg and the Belgian Congo

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Published in Brussels .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Belgium,
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Commerce -- Belgium.,
    • Belgium -- Commerce -- United States.,
    • United States -- Commerce -- Congo (Democratic Republic),
    • Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Commerce -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Trade Division [with the cooperation of the Office belge du commerce exterieur (Ministry of Foreign Commerce)]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF3103 .A53 1951
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 137 p.
      Number of Pages137
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6105549M
      LC Control Number51061414
      OCLC/WorldCa19496580

      and Imperialism and the Globalisation of Belgian Business Jan-Frederik Abbeloos Ghent University ABSTRACT his chapter considers if and how the political action of imperialism and the globalisa-tion of business inluenced each other in Belgium between and In addition to the role that Belgian King Leopold II played in the. Download the Belgium Travel Guide: Step by step Create an empty book First step: Press the first button - it will open a WikiVoyage page in the new window and create an empty book there. Then it will close the page and you can continue with the second step. (Tip for experienced users: Do not press this button if you just want to add a new content to a previously prepared one.). Books about Leopold II of Belgium‎ (5 P) Pages in category "History books about the Belgian Congo" The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total.


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