Dred Scott And The Politics Of Slavery

Author: Earl M. Maltz
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Closely examines on of the Supreme Court's most infamous decisions: that went far beyond one slave's suit for "freeman" status by declaring that ALL blacks--freemen as well as slaves--were not, and never could become, U.S. citizens, ...

The Dred Scott Case

Author: Don Edward Fehrenbacher
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Examines the legal bases of slavery and the long-term effects of the case on the American political, legal and judicial systems

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MALTZ, Earl M., 1950- 342.7308'7 Dred Scott and the politics of slavery / Earl M.
Maltz. [Lawrence, Kansas ?]: University Press of Kansas, c2007. p. cm. (
Landmark law cases, American society) Contents:The politics of slavery, 1785-
1842 — The Supreme Court and slavery, 1825-1842 — Slavery in the territories,
1842-1856 — The road to the Supreme Court — The Supreme Court in 1856 —
Arguments and deliberations — The opinions of the justices — The impact of
Dred Scott ...

The Treason Trials Of Aaron Burr

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In the first book dedicated to this important case, Peter Charles Hoffer unveils a cast of characters ensnared by politics and law at the highest levels of government, including President Thomas Jefferson--one of Burr's bitterest enemies- ...

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MALTHUS, Thomas Robert Essay on the principle of population, as it affects the
future improvement of society, with remarks on the speculation of Mr. Godwin, M.
Condorcet, and others. Union, NJ, Lawbook Exchange, Ltd., 2007. ix,396p. ISBN
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The Dred Scott Case

Author: David Thomas Konig
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The Dred Scott Case: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Race and Law presents original research and the reflections of the nation's leading scholars who gathered in St. Louis to mark the 150th anniversary of what was arguably the ...

The Journal Of African American History

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Landmark Law Cases and American Society Little Rock on Trial Cooper v. ...
Essential reading for anyone interested in understanding this critical episode in
America's racial transformation. ... Mary Frances Berry, Chairperson, United
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$17.95 Dred Scott and the Politics of Slavery Earl M. Maltz "A penetrating and
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The Laws That Shaped America

Author: Dennis W. Johnson
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Don E. Fehrenbacher, The Dred Scott Case: Its Significance in American Law
and Politics (New York: Oxford University Press, 1978), 75; also MerrillJensen, “
The Cession of the Old Northwest,” The Mississippi Valley Historical Review 23 (
1) (June 1936): 27. Jensen, “The Cession of the Old Northwest,” 28. The
Mohawks, Oneidas, Cayugas, Senecas, Onondagas, and Tuscaroras comprised
the Iroquois Confederacy. Jensen, “The Cession of the Old Northwest,” 41–48.
Fehrenbacher ...