literature of American legal history by Nelson, William Edward

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Other titlesAnnual survey of American law., Linden studies in legal history.
Statementby William E. Nelson and John Phillip Reid.
SeriesLinden studies in legal history, New York University School of Law series in legal history, New York University School of Law series in legal history (Unnumbered)
ContributionsReid, John Phillip.
LC ClassificationsKF352 .N45 1985b
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 356 p. ;
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2555638M
ISBN 10037912243X
LC Control Number85061965

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