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Freedom of Speech (Point/Counterpoint) by Alan Allport

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English


  • Freedom of information & freedom of speech,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Constitutional - First Amendment,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Publishing,
  • Freedom of speech,
  • Social Science - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8159606M
ISBN 10079107370X
ISBN 109780791073704

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