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A covenant with death the Constitution, law, and equality in the Civil War era by Phillip S. Paludan

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Constitutional history -- United States,
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPhillip S. Paludan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF4541 .P34
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 309 p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5066813M
ISBN 10025200261X
LC Control Number74034324

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