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|Statement||Barbara A. Perry ; foreword by David M. O"Brien.|
|Series||Contributions in legal studies,, no. 66|
|LC Classifications||KF8742 .P336 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 160 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||160|
|LC Control Number||91014336|
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