Some aspects of Canadian constitutionalism
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Published by Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English



  • Canada.


  • Constitutional law -- Canada

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Ivan C. Rand.
SeriesThe Oliver Wendell Holmes lectures,, 1960, Harvard Law School. Occasional pamphlet no. 2, Occasional pamphlet (Harvard Law School) ;, no. 2.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 33 p.
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5233373M
LC Control Number75303708

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