West Hartford Business Owner Authors New Book: A Humanitarian's Defense of Capitalism

| June 8, 2016

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In a moving and powerful description of the two worlds he lives in, West Hartford business owner Paul R. Martel reveals in a new book a unique and significant perspective on economic life at an important time in our country’s history...

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