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Understanding local government law

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Published by LexisNexis in Newark, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Sandra M. Stevenson.
      SeriesUnderstanding, Understanding series (New York, N.Y.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF5300 .S74 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 239, 31, 7 p. ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3687150M
      ISBN 100820556971
      LC Control Number2003051597


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