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Constitutional history of the United States as seen in the development of American law

a course of lectures before the Political Science Association of the University of Michigan

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Published by F.B. Rothman in Littletown, Colo .
Written in English

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    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional history -- United States,
    • Law -- United States -- History

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      Statementby T.M. Cooley ... [et al.].
      ContributionsCooley, Thomas McIntyre, 1824-1898.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4541.Z9 C59 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination296 p. ;
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1737644M
      ISBN 100837720222
      LC Control Number92042804
      OCLC/WorldCa27035242

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