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Introduction to the New Zealand legal system.

R. D. Mulholland

Introduction to the New Zealand legal system.

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Published by Butterworths in Wellington, London .
Written in English


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Previous edition, 1983.

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Open LibraryOL15030149M
ISBN 100409702285
OCLC/WorldCa13739969


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