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International law, as applied to foreign states

Julius I. Puente

International law, as applied to foreign states

being analysis of the juridical status of foreign states in American jurisprudence

by Julius I. Puente

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

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • International law -- United States -- Cases.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Julius I. Puente.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX68 .P83 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 299 p. ;
      Number of Pages299
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3180306M
      ISBN 100837710170
      LC Control Number83022927


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