Workers" compensation law

cases, materials, and text by Lex K. Larson

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementLex K. Larson, Arthur Larson.
ContributionsLarson, Arthur.
LC ClassificationsKF3615 .L37 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23160445M
ISBN 109781422422595
LC Control Number2008035917

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