|Other titles||Federal statute law referencer and index to state laws (as at 30th June 1991).|
|Statement||by S. Sivaswamy and S. Ramaswamy.|
|Series||Lawyers reference series|
|LC Classifications||KPG10 .S58 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 188 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||188|
|LC Control Number||91941245|
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