Fifty-eight years in the Antitrust Division, 1949-2007 by Bernard M. Hollander

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  • Hollander, Bernard M,
  • United States. -- Dept. of Justice. -- Antitrust Division -- History,
  • Antitrust law -- United States -- History

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Other titles58 years in the Antitrust Division, 1949-2007
Statementoral history by Bernard M. Hollander (edited transcript).
LC ClassificationsKF1653 .H65 2008
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Paginationvi, 287 leaves :
Number of Pages287
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Open LibraryOL23399841M
LC Control Number2009417306

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