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Accounting information systems and business organizations by Barry E. Cushing

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Wokingham .
Written in English


  • Accounting -- Data processing.,
  • Management information systems.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Previous ed., 1982.

StatementBarry E. Cushing, Marshall B. Romney.
ContributionsRomney, Marshall B.
LC ClassificationsHF5679
The Physical Object
Number of Pages906
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22723440M
ISBN 100201102048

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