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Published: 27 March 2014

160 Pages | A number of black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199684311

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Accounting: A Very Short Introduction

Christopher Nobes

Very Short Introductions

  • Examines the key concepts and the main types of accounting work
  • Traces the development of accounting over the centuries
  • Examines the building blocks of financial reports, such as assets and liabilities
  • Looks at how accounting differs between countries and the importance of international standards
  • Includes a glossary of key terms
  • Part of the best selling Very Short Introductions series - over six million copies sold worldwide