Consumer fraud a reference handbook by Lee E. Norrgard

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Published by ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Fraud -- United States,
  • Consumer protection -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-317) and index.

Book details

StatementLee E. Norrgard and Julia M. Norrgard.
SeriesContemporary world issues
ContributionsNorrgard, Julia M.
LC ClassificationsHV6695 .N67 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 338 p. ;
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL380096M
ISBN 100874369916
LC Control Number98042276

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