|Other titles||Interpreters & the legal system.|
|Statement||Kathy Laster, Veronica L. Taylor.|
|Contributions||Taylor, Veronica L.|
|LC Classifications||KU3488 .L37 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 283 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||283|
|LC Control Number||94148023|
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