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Inequalities in the Standard of Living in the United States,1798-1875

Lee Soltow

Chapter in NBER book American Economic Growth and Standards of Living before the Civil War (1992), Robert E. Gallman and John Joseph Wallis, editors (p. 121 - 172)
Conference held July 20-22, 1990
Published in January 1992 by University of Chicago Press
© 1992 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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