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Do the figures make sense?

C. A. Westwick

Do the figures make sense?

a practical guide to analytical review

by C. A. Westwick

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Published by Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Auditing.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p74-76. - Includes index.

    StatementC.A. Westwick ; with a foreword by J.B. Holden.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5667
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,78p. :
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20119681M
    ISBN 100852912951

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