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The growth of Scandinavian law

Lester B. Orfield

The growth of Scandinavian law

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press for Temple University Publications in Philadelphia .
Written in English

  • Scandinavia
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    • Law -- Scandinavia -- History.

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      Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-357) and index.

      Statementby Lester Bernhardt Orfield ; foreword by Benjamin F. Boyer.
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 363 p. ;
      Number of Pages363
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6134700M
      LC Control Number53007854

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