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Published by Carolina Academic Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English


  • United States,
  • Constitutional law -- United States,
  • Constitutions -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementWilliam Rawle ; with a preface, introduction, and notes by H. Jefferson Powell.
ContributionsPowell, Jefferson, 1954-
LC ClassificationsKF4528 .R39 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxlviii, viii, 361 p. ;
Number of Pages361
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23229360M
ISBN 109781594605505
LC Control Number2008924396

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