State sovereignity and slavery
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State sovereignity and slavery a reinterpretation of proslavery constitutional doctrine, 1846-1860 by Arthur Bestor

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

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Reprinted from Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, Vol. LIV, Summer, 1961.

StatementArthur Bestor.
SeriesBobbs-Merrill reprint series in history -- H-24
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Open LibraryOL19096820M

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