A Valuable Contribution to the Constitutional History of Georgia McElreath, Walter. A Treatise on the Constitution of Georgia, Giving the Origin, History and Development of the Fundamental Law of the State, with All Constitutional Documents Containing Such Law, and with the Present Constitution, as Amended to Date, with Annotations. Originally published: Atlanta: The Harrison Company, 1912. viii, 700 pp. Reprinted 2008 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584778486. ISBN-10: 1584778482. Hardcover. New. $150. * Reprint of the sole edition. A model study of its kind and a valuable contribution to the constitutional history of the state of Georgia, this work is divided into three parts. The first is a constitutional history of Georgia. Arranged chronologically, the second is an anthology of source texts including all of the state constitutions to 1868 (including amendments). The third is a digest of Georgia decisions relating the 1868 constitution in the form of annotations to its text, with additional historical notes to several sections. McElreath [1867-1951] was a member of the Atlanta Bar. " conscientious and capable piece of work.": The Green Bag 24 (1912) 360.
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