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The courts, the Constitution, and parties

studies in constitutional history and politics

by McLaughlin, Andrew Cunningham

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Courts -- United States.,
  • Constitutional history -- United States.,
  • United States -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Andrew C. McLaughlin.
    SeriesThe making of modern law, legal treatises 1800-1926, Making of modern law
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Paginationvii, 299 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13520012M

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