2 edition of The law of the land found in the catalog.
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-344) and index.
|Other titles||Grand tour of our constitutional republic|
|Statement||Akhil Reed Amar|
|LC Classifications||KF4530 .A43 2015|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 357 pages ;|
|Number of Pages||357|
|ISBN 10||9780465065905, 9780465065899|
|LC Control Number||2014041017|
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