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Civil rights decisions of the United States Supreme Court

the 19th century

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Published by Excellent Books in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Supreme Court.,
    • Civil rights -- United States -- Cases.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCivil rights decisions.
      StatementMaureen Harrison & Steve Gilbert, editors.
      SeriesCivil rights decisions series
      ContributionsHarrison, Maureen., Gilbert, Steve., United States. Supreme Court.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4748 .C57 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination239 p. ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1442095M
      ISBN 101880780046
      LC Control Number93074635
      OCLC/WorldCa31007078


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