Representing military personnel, families, & veterans

by Susan J. Lynch

Publisher: MCLE in Boston, MA

Written in English
Published: Pages: 230 Downloads: 769
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Edition Notes

Statementchair, Susan J. Lynch ; faculty, Janet F. Fennell ... [et al.].
ContributionsMassachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
LC ClassificationsKF7590 .R46 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 230 ;
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24558274M
LC Control Number2010922194

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