Liberty And Union

Author: Edgar J. McManus
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136757163
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A Constitutional History of the United States, Concise Edition Edgar J. McManus,
Tara Helfman. Figure I.6 Portrait of Sir ... National Portrait Gallery, London
Blackstone's Commentaries made English law more accessible and perhaps
even saved the common law from possible extinction in America. His great and ...
Volume 1 covers the rights of persons; volume 2, the rights of property; volume 3,
private wrongs (torts); and volume 4, public wrongs, including crimes and

America Empire Of Liberty

Author: David Reynolds
Publisher: Lane, Allen
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Examines how the anti-empire of 1776 became the greatest superpower the world has seen, how the country that offered liberty and opportunity on a scale unmatched in Europe nevertheless founded its prosperity on the labour of black slaves ...

Constitutional History Of The United States

Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
ISBN: 1584778415
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1776-1826 ; the Blessings of Liberty Homer Carey Hockett. union of 1643. 185
was the first of several plans for colonial union, — most of them belonging to the
eighteenth century, — which preceded the Articles. Though none of these plans,
except the first and the last, were tried, all were known to the statesmen of the
Revolution, and taken together they constituted the only precedents for union
directly applicable to America in 1776. Though hardly more than abstract
propositions, yet, ...

A History Of Negro Slavery In New York

Author: Edgar J. McManus
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 9780815628941
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"This book traces the origins and development of New York's slave system from its Dutch beginnings in New Netherland to its demise and legal extinction in the late eighteenth century."--Preface.

Liberty And Union

Author: Timothy S. Huebner
ISBN: 9780700622696
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"A unique and ambitious study of "the long Civil War Era"--encompassing the antebellum debates over slavery and sovereignty, the deadly Civil War they spawned, and the transformative postwar outcomes.

A March Of Liberty From The Founding To 1890

Author: Melvin I. Urofsky
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195126341
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This work is an overview of American constitutional development, from the founding of the English colonies down through the decisions of the latest term of the Supreme Court.