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Contest for Constitutional Authority

The Abortion and War Powers Debates

by Susan R. Burgess

  • 349 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Univ Pr of Kansas .
Written in English

  • Abortion,
  • Constitution: government & the state,
  • Constitutional & administrative law,
  • Political science & theory,
  • USA,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9693924M
    ISBN 100700606297
    ISBN 109780700606290

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