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Community property law by Thomas A. Jacobs

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Published by Thomson/West in [Eagan, MN] .
Written in English



  • Arizona.


  • Community property -- Arizona.

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Other titlesCommunity property law.
Statementby Thomas A. Jacobs.
SeriesArizona practice series ;, v. 4, Arizona practice ;, v. 4.
LC ClassificationsKFA2480 .A74 1982 vol. 4 2004, KFA2497 .A74 1982 vol. 4 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 507 p. ;
Number of Pages507
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3321871M
LC Control Number2004275135

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