Courts, lawyers, and trials under the last three tsars. by Samuel Kucherov

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  • Justice, Administration of -- Russia.,
  • Criminal procedure -- Russia.,
  • Civil procedure -- Russia.,
  • Courts -- Russia.,
  • Lawyers -- Russia.,
  • Trials -- Russia.

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Bibliography: p. 317-332.

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SeriesPraeger publications in Russian history and world communism,, no. 7
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 339 p.
Number of Pages339
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Open LibraryOL6133676M
LC Control Number53006441

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