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1787

Clinton Lawrence Rossiter

1787

the grand Convention

by Clinton Lawrence Rossiter

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Constitutional Convention,
    • Constitutional history -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGrand Convention.
      StatementClinton Rossiter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4520 .R67 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination443 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages443
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2738416M
      ISBN 10039302475X, 0393304043
      LC Control Number86033155

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