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Published by Carolina Academic Press in Durham, NC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Law -- United States -- Methodology,
  • Judicial process -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Wilson Huhn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF380 .H84 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18498488M
ISBN 101594605165
ISBN 109781594605161
LC Control Number2007044665
OCLC/WorldCa180081372

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