9780813930787 cloth acid-free paper 0813930782 cloth acid-free paper 9780813930930 e-book 0813930936 e-book
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction America's common law : custom, choice, and history lessons American constitutions and American character Property acquisition and inheritance The question of slavery in the New Republic Public lands, expansion, and the Native Americans Custom, the written law, and American legal treatises Conclusion.
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Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press,