legal relations of the several states of the empire.

by Moore, W. Harrison Sir

Publisher: Pub. by authority of the League in Melbourne

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementBy Professor Harrison Moore (Melbourne University), being an address delivered at the Melbourne town hall, March 23rd, 1908.
ContributionsImperial Federation League of Australia, pub.
LC ClassificationsJN276 .M7
The Physical Object
Pagination9, [1] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6999346M
LC Control Number08022731

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