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The Supreme Court and civil liberties how the Court has protected the Bill of rights by Osmond Kessler Fraenkel

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Published by Published for the American Civil Liberties Union by Oceana Publications in New York .
Written in English


  • Civil rights -- United States

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StatementOsmond K. Fraenkel ; introd. by Joseph O"Meara.
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p.
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23849195M

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