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This book is an English translation of the Soviet Civil Code as published in Sovetskaia Iustitsiia in 1964. This book also includes the Russian original.
University of Michigan Law School
Soviet Union, Russia, Civil Codes, Translations
Civil Law | Comparative and Foreign Law | Legislation
Gray, Whitmore, co-translator. Civil Code of the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic. R. Stults, co-translator. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Law School, 1965.