The contract clause a constitutional history / James W. Jr. Ely.

"This book is a history of the contract clause of the U.S. Constitution from its creation to the present day. Created in response to widespread state efforts to restructure debts after the Revolution, the clause provided that states were barred from "altering or impairing the obligation of...

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Main Author: Ely, James W., Jr., 1938- (Author)
Corporate Author: Project Muse.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, 2016.
Series:UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
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