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Chief justice leadership and the Supreme Court by Robert J. Steamer

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States. Supreme Court -- History.,
  • Judges -- United States -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementby Robert J. Steamer.
LC ClassificationsKF8744 .S74 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 321 p. :
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2711558M
ISBN 100872494829
LC Control Number86004331

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