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The Taney Court : justices, rulings, and legacy

Author: Timothy S Huebner
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2003.
Series: ABC-CLIO Supreme Court handbooks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A compelling examination of Taney's twenty-eight-year tenure in the mid-nineteenth century, The Taney Court includes historical background, biographical sketches, the Court's major decisions, and a careful analysis of its legacy. The work is an important authoritative source for students and professionals in the academic and legal communities, as well as for general readers interested in the Taney Court era and its  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Roger Brooke Taney; Roger Brooke Taney
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy S Huebner
ISBN: 1576073688 9781576073681 1576073696 9781576073698
OCLC Number: 52876557
Description: xiii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: The Taney Court and the period --
The justices --
Major decisions --
Legacy and impact.
Series Title: ABC-CLIO Supreme Court handbooks.
Responsibility: Timothy S. Huebner.
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An exploration of the U.S. Supreme Court during an era of dramatic sectionalism, slavery, and the Civil War.The Taney Court: Justices, Rulings, and Legacy presents an in-depth analysis of the  Read more...

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