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Congress and the courts a legislative history, 1787-1977 : documents and materials regarding the creation, structure, and organization of Federal courts and the Federal judiciary

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Published by W. S. Hein in Buffalo .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Courts -- United States.

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Statementcompiled by Bernard D. Reams, Jr. and Charles R. Haworth.
ContributionsReams, Bernard D., Haworth, Charles R.
LC ClassificationsKF8713.8 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination6 v. in 30 ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4740356M
ISBN 100930342569
LC Control Number78050643

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