Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||United States Supreme Court|
|Statement||by Danny Fingeroth ; illustrated by Cynthia Martin.|
|Series||Graphic Liabrary. Cartoon Nation|
|Contributions||Martin, Cynthia, 1961-|
|LC Classifications||KF8742 .F56 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008000486|
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