Constitutions of nations

by Amos Jenkins Peaslee

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff in The Hague

Written in English
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Includes bibliographies.

Statementby Amos J. Peaslee.
ContributionsXydis, Dorothy Peaslee, ed.
LC ClassificationsK3157.E5 P4 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-2 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5234756M
ISBN 109024716810
LC Control Number75305264

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