Griffith, the law, and the Australian Constitution
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Published by Royal Historical Society of Queensland in Brisbane .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Australia,
  • Australia.

Subjects:

  • Griffith, Samuel Walker, Sir, 1845-1920.,
  • Constitutional history -- Australia.,
  • Australia -- History -- 1851-1901.,
  • Australia -- History -- 1901-1922.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJohn Macrossan ... [et.al] ; [edited by John Kerr].
ContributionsKerr, John., Macrossan, J. M. 1930-, Royal Historical Society of Queensland.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKU1760 .G75 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL478364M
ISBN 100959579052
LC Control Number98204468

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