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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in New York .
Written in English


  • Antitrust law -- United States.

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Vols. 5-7 published: New York, N.Y. : C. Boardman.

Statementedited by Earl W. Kintner.
SeriesHis Legislative history of the Federal antitrust laws and related statutes ; pt. 1, v. 1-7
ContributionsKintner, Earl W., United States.
LC ClassificationsKF1635.8 1978 pt. 1, vol. 1-7
The Physical Object
Pagination7 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16512148M
ISBN 100877541019
LC Control Number77021143

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