History of public land law development.

by Paul Wallace Gates

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Bibliography: p. 773-796.

Other titlesPublic land law development.
StatementWritten for the Public Land Law Review Commission, by Paul W. Gates; with a chapter by Robert W. Swenson.
ContributionsUnited States. Public Land Law Review Commission.
LC ClassificationsKF5605 .G3
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 828 p.
Number of Pages828
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Open LibraryOL5635688M
LC Control Number68062999

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