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An Imperial judiciary fact or myth? : Held on December 12, 1978, and sponsored by the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, Washington, D.C. by

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  • Judicial power -- United States,
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StatementJohn Charles Daly, moderator ; Abram Chayes ... [et al.].
SeriesAEI forums ; 26
ContributionsDaly, John Charles, 1914-, Chayes, Abram, 1922-, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
LC ClassificationsKF5130 .I66
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p. ;
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4430939M
ISBN 10084472145X
LC Control Number79064233

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