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Rights at risk

David K. Shipler

Rights at risk

the limits of liberty in modern America

by David K. Shipler

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Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil rights,
  • Liberty,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid K. Shipler
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF4749 .S525 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25005783M
    ISBN 109780307594860
    LC Control Number2011034754

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