Obsolete features of our Federal Constitution
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Obsolete features of our Federal Constitution by Charles Sumner Lobingier

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States -- Constitution.

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Presented by Mr. Norris. Ordered printed January 4, 1934.

Statementby Charles Sumner Lobingier, professor of comparative law in the National University, Washington, D.C. ...
Series[U.S.] 73d Cong., 2d sess. Senate. Doc., 100, Senate document (United States. Congress. Senate) ;, 73rd Congress, no. 100.
LC ClassificationsJK268 .L55
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 30 p. incl. tab.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6309660M
LC Control Number34026040

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