Control of exclusion clauses in England and India
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Published by Ravenswood Publications in Beckenham, Kent, England .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • India.,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Hold harmless agreements -- India.,
  • Hold harmless agreements -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMahesh M. Kumar.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK845.I53 K86 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 312 p. ;
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2444669M
ISBN 100901812595
LC Control Number87140808
OCLC/WorldCa17549617

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