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Boards of directors.

Harvard Business Review.

Boards of directors.

by Harvard Business Review.

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Published by [Harvard Business School] in [Boston (Mass.)] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHarvard Business Review reprint series -- 21024, No.1.141 (Spine)
The Physical Object
Pagination119p. ;
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17388898M

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