Like a Loaded Weapon The Rehnquist Court, Indian Rights, and the Legal History of Racism in America (Indigenous Americas) by Robert Williams Jr.

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Published by Univ Of Minnesota Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Courts & procedure,
  • Jurisprudence & General Issues,
  • Racism,
  • Law,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Race discrimination,
  • Indians of North America,
  • USA,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Courts - Supreme Court,
  • Legal History,
  • Law / Courts,
  • United States,
  • Courts - General,
  • Civil rights,
  • History

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8070893M
ISBN 100816647100
ISBN 109780816647101

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