study of two tribal courts in Washington State by Marco Zotta

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  • Indian courts -- Washington (State),
  • Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Washington (State),
  • Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc,
  • Indians of North America -- Government relations,
  • Sovereignty

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Statementby Marco Zotta.
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Paginationvi, 77 leaves ;
Number of Pages77
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