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Constitutional amendments

from freedom of speech to flag burning

by Tom Pendergast

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Published by UXL in Detroit .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional amendments -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Constitutional law -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Civil rights -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Constitutional amendments -- United States.,
    • Constitutional law.,
    • Civil rights.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementTom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast, and John Sousanis ; Elizabeth Shaw Grunow, editor.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      ContributionsPendergast, Sara., Sousanis, John., Grunow, Elizabeth Shaw.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4557 .P46 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. (xlviii, 528 p.) :
      Number of Pages528
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6796155M
      ISBN 100787648655, 0787648663, 0787648671, 078764868X
      LC Control Number00067236


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