The Policy of the United States Towards Its Territories with Special Reference to Puerto Rico
La Editorial, UPR, 1999 - 378 Seiten
"This work, of considerable value in terms of the constitutional history of Puerto Rico, discusses the historical background of U.S. territorial policy prior to 1898. The second part deals with events subsequent to that date."
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Civil Government in the Island
Table of Cases
Puerto Rico Under American Military Rule
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