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The Clamor of Lawyers

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The Clamor of Lawyers

Peter Charles Hoffer and Williamjames Hull Hoffer

This book explores a series of extended public pronouncements that British North American colonial lawyers crafted from 1761 through 1776. Most, though not all, were composed outside of the courtroom and detached from ongoing litigation. Although these writings and speeches have ... Read more


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