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The Flag and the law a documentary history of the treatment of the American flag by the Supreme Court and Congress by

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Published by W.S. Hein in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English



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  • Flags -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- Sources.,
  • Freedom of speech -- United States -- History -- Sources.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementcompiled by Marlyn Robinson and Christopher Simoni.
ContributionsRobinson, Marlyn., Simoni, Christopher.
LC ClassificationsKF5150.A7 F56 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1403956M
ISBN 100899418341
LC Control Number93012055

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