Public law and politics

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

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Statementedited by Carol Harlow.
ContributionsHarlow, Carol.
LC ClassificationsKD3930.A75 P8 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
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Open LibraryOL2418272M
ISBN 100421333901
LC Control Number87100825

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