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Published in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Territorial waters -- Canada,
  • Marine resources conservation -- Law and legislation -- Canada,
  • Fishery law and legislation -- Canada,
  • Ocean bottom -- Law and legislation.

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Cover title.

Other titlesLaw of the sea
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19421823M

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