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Published by Kluwer Law International in The Hague, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Antarctica

Subjects:

  • Antarctic Treaty system.,
  • Antarctica -- International status.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Francesco Francioni, Tullio Scovazzi.
ContributionsFrancioni, Francesco., Scovazzi, Tullio.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKWX70 .I58 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 681 p. ;
Number of Pages681
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1013258M
ISBN 109041103643
LC Control Number96054217

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