Law and social policy

a selection of addresses at the annual re-opening of Court and of papers presented at the annual seminars during the years 1980-1983

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Statementcompiled by E.E. Seaton.
ContributionsSeaton, E. E., Seychelles. Supreme Court.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p. ;
Number of Pages105
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Open LibraryOL2706722M
LC Control Number85980312

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