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Cohabitation by Kirsty Malcolm

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Published by Thomson / W. Green in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Unmarried couples,
  • Legal status, laws

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementKirsty Malcolm, Fiona Kendall, Dorothy Kellas
ContributionsKendall, Fiona, Kellas, Dorothy
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKDC373 .M35 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 217 p.
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25222253M
ISBN 109780414018266
LC Control Number2011514741

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