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The American Supreme Court as an international tribunal

by Herbert Arthur Smith

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Published by W.S. Hein in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Supreme Court.,
    • Interstate controversies -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Herbert A. Smith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4615 .S63 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 123 p. :
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3578744M
      ISBN 101575887509
      LC Control Number2002191288
      OCLC/WorldCa51163940

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