Justice Curtis in the Civil War era : at the crossroads of American constitutionalism

Streichler, Stuart, 1957-
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  • Creator Stuart Streichler
  • Format Books
  • Publication Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2005.
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  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 271 pages ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9780813923420, 0813923425
  • OCLC ocm57069503

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-253) and index.

Contents

  • In the Whig tradition -- The fugitive slave controversy -- Federal-state conflict in a commercial republic -- The promise of due process -- The Dred Scott case -- The president's war powers -- The Johnson impeachment trial