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Published: 16 June 2016

300 Pages


ISBN: 9780198719281

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The Roman Law of Obligations

Peter Birks
Edited by Eric Descheemaeker

  • A previously unpublished course of lectures from one of the most influential legal scholars of the twentieth century
  • Provides a clear conceptual map of the Roman law of obligations, explaining key terminology, the structure of the law, and introducing the major works
  • Gives a valuable overview to all scholars interested in the taxonomy of private law, and the enduring legacy of Roman legal thought

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