Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Jesse H. Choper.|
|Series||The Best of the ABA journal|
|Contributions||Choper, Jesse H., American Bar Association.|
|LC Classifications||KF8742.A5 S863 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||269 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||269|
|LC Control Number||87070334|
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