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Compensation of pollution victims in Canada

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Published by Minister of Supply and Services Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Liability for environmental damages -- Canada.,
    • Compensation (Law) -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Z. Swaigen.
      ContributionsEconomic Council of Canada.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE1285 .S95 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 90, [1] p. ;
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3523534M
      ISBN 100660108895
      LC Control Number82107870


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