Report on the legal regime of deep-sea mining
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Report on the legal regime of deep-sea mining by E. D. Brown

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Published by International Law Association, British Branch, Committee on Deep-Sea Mining in [London] .
Written in English


  • Mineral resources in submerged lands.,
  • Continental shelf.

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Edition Notes

Statementby E. D. Brown.
ContributionsInternational Law Association. British Branch. Committee on Deep-Sea Mining.
LC ClassificationsK3485.7 .B76 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p.
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5398165M
LC Control Number72889501

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