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Rights of the People by Melvin Urofsky

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Rights of the People
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Publisher: U.S. Department of State
Number of pages: 102

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A history of American law and justice, written by Constitutional historian Melvin Urofsky. By focusing on the Bill of Rights to the U.S. Constitution, and the legal interpretations, many of them written by America's finest jurists, that refined and expanded the Bill of Rights, Urofsky presents a history of the United States from the standpoint of individual liberty.

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