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Truth in advertising

Truth in advertising

a symposium of the Toronto School of Theology, University of Toronto.

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Published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Harper & Row in Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Advertising -- Congresses.,
    • Deceptive advertising -- Congresses.,
    • Advertising -- Canada -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsToronto School of Theology (Ont.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5831 .T78 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination37 p.
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5287852M
      LC Control Number72007241


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