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A Less than perfect union

alternative perspectives on the U.S. Constitution

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Published by Monthly Review Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional law -- United States.,
    • Civil rights -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Jules Lobel.
      ContributionsLobel, Jules.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4550.A2 L47 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 424 p. ;
      Number of Pages424
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2398397M
      ISBN 100853457395, 0853457387
      LC Control Number87028325

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