Justice of shattered dreams : Samuel Freeman Miller and the Supreme Court during the Civil War era

Justice of shattered dreams : Samuel Freeman Miller and the Supreme Court during the Civil War era

Justice of shattered dreams : Samuel Freeman Miller and the Supreme Court during the Civil War era

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Michael Anthony Ross
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Louisiana
  • Publication Information: Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, ©2003
  • Publication Type (Medium): Biography, History
  • Material: Biography, Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Series title: Conflicting worlds.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.us/justice-of-shattered-dreams-samuel-freeman-miller-and-the-supreme-court-during-the-civil-war-era/ (Stable identifier)

Short Description

XXII, 323 pages : ILlustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Justice of shattered dreams : Samuel Freeman Miller and the Supreme Court during the Civil War era is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Louisiana State University Press
  • Responsable Person: Michael A. Ross.
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Copyright Date: 2003
  • Location: Baton Rouge
  • Country/State: Louisiana
  • Number of Editions: 3 editions
  • First edition Date: 2003
  • Last edition Date: 2003
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KF8745.M5
  • Dewey Code: 347.7326
  • ISBN: 0807128686 9780807128688 0807129240 9780807129241
  • OCLC: 51607383

Main Contents

The Athens of the Kentucky highlands
Keokuk rising
The panic of 1857
Lincoln appoints a justice
The consequences attendant upon treason
Men incapable of forgiving or learning
A new class that produces nothing
The Slaughter-House cases
Shattered dreams
Danger from above and below.

Table of Contents

1. “The Athens of the Kentucky Highlanids” 1
2. Keokuk Rising 19
3. The Panic of I857 41
4. Lincoln Appoints a Justice 65
5. The Consequences Attendant upon Treason 105
6. Men Incapable of Forgiving or Learning 135
7. A New Class That Produces Nothing 167
8. The Slaughter-House Cases I89
9. Shattered Dreams 211
10. Danger from Above and Below 241

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