Political and civil rights in the United States
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Political and civil rights in the United States a collection of legal and related materials by Thomas Irwin Emerson

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English



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Includes bibliographies.

Statement[by] Thomas I. Emerson, David Haber [and] Norman Dorsen.
ContributionsHaber, David, 1922- joint author., Dorsen, Norman, joint author.
LC ClassificationsKF4748 .E5 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xxviii, 2274 p.)
Number of Pages2274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5536177M
LC Control Number67012930

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