Abuses, injustices, reforms Land Acquisition Act by Lim, Kit Siang.

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Published by Democratic Action Party in Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia .

Written in English

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  • Eminent domain -- Malaysia.

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Other titlesLand Acquisition Act, abuses, injustices, reforms
Statementby Lim Kit Siang.
ContributionsDemocratic Action Party.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKPG2544 .L56 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL960679M
LC Control Number95948596

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