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Law, policy, and international justice

essays in honour of Maxwell Cohen
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McGill-Queen"s University Press , Montreal, Buffalo
Cohen, Maxwell, 1910- -- Bibliography., Civil rights -- Canada., Law -- Study and teaching -- Canada., International law -- Ca

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Statementedited by William Kaplan and Donald McRae.
ContributionsKaplan, William, 1957-, McRae, D. M., Cohen, Maxwell, 1910-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKE4381.Z85 L38 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 503 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1190255M
ISBN 100773511148
LC Control Number94180924
OCLC/WorldCa28216493

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