Understanding contracts by Jeffrey Thomas Ferriell

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Published by LexisNexis in Newark, NJ .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Contracts -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementJeffrey T. Ferriell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF801.Z9 F46 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23392369M
ISBN 109781422429624
LC Control Number2009021209
OCLC/WorldCa369300117

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