William Thomas Thornton

(1813—1880) economist and civil servant

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William T. Thorton was born in Burnham, Buckinghamshire on 14 February 1813 and died in London on 17 June 1880. Thorton was educated in Derbyshire, at the Moravian Church's ...

Subjects: Economics.

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