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interpretable Constitution

William F. Harris

interpretable Constitution

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

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  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional law -- United States.,
    • Constitutional law -- United States -- Language.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementWilliam F. Harris, II.
      SeriesThe Johns Hopkins series in constitutional thought
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4550 .H375 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 225 p. ;
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1715886M
      ISBN 100801844444
      LC Control Number92018272


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