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The law and reconstruction being the first report of the legal reconstruction sub-committee of the Haldane Society, containing recommendations as to law reform capable of being carried into effect during the war. by Haldane Society.

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Published by Printed by St. Clements Press in London .
Written in English


  • Law reform -- Great Britain.

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Dated on p. 16: June 1942.

Other titlesHaldane Society (the organisation of socialist lawyers, affiliated to the Labour Party)
LC ClassificationsKD654 .H35 1942
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22682873M
LC Control Number42017230

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