13 edition of Equal justice in the balance found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-290) and index.
|Statement||Raneta Lawson Mack & Michael J. Kelly ; with a foreword by Michael Ratner.|
|Contributions||Kelly, Michael J., 1968-|
|LC Classifications||KF4765 .M23 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 296 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||296|
|LC Control Number||2003027630|
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