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The Evolution of Law by Alan Watson

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English


  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Jurisprudence & General Issues,
  • Roman Law,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • History: American,
  • Europe,
  • Europe - General,
  • Legal History,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7869866M
ISBN 100801839408
ISBN 109780801839405

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