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HIST 1200.105: Laws of Migration and Empire (Fall 2017): Government

Research guide for Chris Szabla's class: HIST 1200.105, Laws of Migration and Empire.

Finding Primary Sources on Your Topic: Government Archives

The British Library: Law and Legal Studies section.
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"The British Library has a wealth of material to support your research on law. You'll find legislation, cases and traditional legal commentary. You can also explore varied perspectives on law in resources from market research to news media.." [Introduction to the Law and Legal Studies section]

The Library of Congress Digital Library: Government, Law, and Politics section.
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