Products liability: law, practice, science

by Sol Schreiber

Publisher: Practising Law Institute in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Statementcompiled and edited by Sol Schreiber and Paul D. Rheingold.
SeriesLitigation series
ContributionsRheingold, Paul D., 1933- joint comp., Practising Law Institute.
LC ClassificationsKF1296 .S3
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5547016M
LC Control Number67025626

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