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Conventions on the law of the sea hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, Eighty-sixth Congress, second session, on Executives J, K, L, M, N, 86th Congress, 2d session, January 20, 1960. by

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Published by F.B. Rothman in Littleton, Colo .
Written in English


  • Maritime law.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF26 .F6 1960h
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 129 p. ;
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3020542M
ISBN 10083771236X
LC Control Number85000693

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