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American legal ethics

text, readings, and discussion topics

by Thomas L. Shaffer

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Published by M. Bender in New York, N.Y. (235 E. 45th St., New York 10017) .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Legal ethics -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementThomas L. Shaffer.
      SeriesAnalysis and skills series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF306.A4 S53 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 645, [92] p. ;
      Number of Pages645
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2875658M
      LC Control Number84073285

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