2 edition of Introduction to the legal system: theory, overview, business applications found in the catalog.
Introduction to the legal system: theory, overview, business applications
Bruce D. Fisher
|Other titles||Legal system.|
|Statement||by Bruce D. Fisher.|
|LC Classifications||KF385.A4 F58|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 621 p.|
|Number of Pages||621|
|LC Control Number||72081197|
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