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The Supreme Court a history by William H. Rehnquist

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Published by Knopf in New York .
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  • United States. -- Supreme Court -- History,
  • Judges -- United States -- Biography

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Statementby William H. Rehnquist.
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23247879M
ISBN 100375409432
LC Control Number00044362

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