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Pages: 276
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Whigs and Hunters
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Edward Palmer Thompson
Categories: Capital punishment
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Appendices (p. 270-294): 1. The Black act.--2. Alexander Pope and the Blacks. Includes index. Bibliography: p. 295-300.
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Law and Colonial Cultures
Language: en
Pages: 285
Authors: Lauren Benton, Nelson O Tyrone Jr Professor of History and Professor of Law Dean College of Arts and Science Lauren Benton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Argues that institutions and culture serve as important elements of international legal order.