Style and citation manual for the Lands Division, United States Department of Justice.
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Style and citation manual for the Lands Division, United States Department of Justice. by United States. Dept. of Justice. Lands Division.

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Published in [Washington] .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Legal composition -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Citation of legal authorities -- United States

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GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination iii, 43 p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5840446M
LC Control Number61060108

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