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The invention of terra nullius historical and legal fictions on the foundation of Australia by Michael Connor

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Published by Macleay Press in Sydney, Australia .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMichael Connor
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKU2562 .C67 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination362 p. ;
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24459503M
ISBN 101876492163
ISBN 109781876492168
LC Control Number2006373858

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