Criminal law in Hong Kong by Ho Victor Wai-kin

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Published by Kluwer Law International, Sold and distributed in North, Central, and South America by Aspen Publishers in Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, Frederick, MD .

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Other titlesInternational encyclopaedia of laws. Criminal law.
StatementVictor Ho Wai-kin
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKNR379.5 .W35 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. :
Number of Pages304
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Open LibraryOL24848861M
ISBN 109041133062
ISBN 109789041133069
LC Control Number2011288885

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