An introduction to the law of the United Nations
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Published by Hart Pub. in Portland, Or .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-240) and index.

StatementRobert Kolb ; translated by Katherine Del Mar
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKZ4986 .K6513 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 251 p. ;
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24558212M
ISBN 101841139378
ISBN 109781841139371
LC Control Number2010455032
OCLC/WorldCa477278338

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