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James Madison, American president and constitutional author

Lionel E. Fredman

James Madison, American president and constitutional author

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Published by SamHar Press in Charlotteville, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Madison, James, 1751-1836.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 31-32.

    Statementby Lionel E. Fredman. Gerald Kurland, editor. D. Steve Rahmas, general editor. Compiled with the assistance of the research staff of SamHar Press.
    SeriesOutstanding personalities, no. 78
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE342 .F74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5052804M
    LC Control Number74014592


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