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How Many Judges Does It Take to Make a Supreme Court?: And Other Essays on Law and the Constitution

How Many Judges Does It Take to Make a Supreme Court?: And Other Essays on Law and the Constitution

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By John V. Orth Why do appellate courts always have an odd number of judges? And what does the answer tell us about changing concepts of law? How can common...
Dissent and the Supreme Court: Its Role in the Court's History and The Nation's Constitutional Dialogue

Dissent and the Supreme Court: Its Role in the Court's History and The Nation's Constitutional Dialogue

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*Signed Bookplate By Melvin I. Urofsky In his major work, acclaimed historian and judicial authority Melvin Urofsky examines the great dissents throughout the Court’s long history. Constitutional dialogue is one...
Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution

Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution

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*Autopen Signature By John Paul Stevens By the time of his retirement, Justice Stevens had become the second longest-serving Justice in the history of the Supreme Court. This text is...
Restoring the Lost Constitution: The Presumption of Liberty

Restoring the Lost Constitution: The Presumption of Liberty

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*Signed Bookplate By Randy E. Barnett The U.S. Constitution found in school textbooks and under glass in Washington is not the one enforced today by the Supreme Court. In Restoring...
Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Liberty and Sovereignty of We the People

Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Liberty and Sovereignty of We the People

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By Randy E. Barnett A concise history of the long struggle between two fundamentally opposing constitutional traditions, from one of the nation’s leading constitutional scholars—a manifesto for renewing our constitutional...
The Spirit of the Constitution: John Marshall and the 200-Year Odyssey of McCulloch v. Maryland

The Spirit of the Constitution: John Marshall and the 200-Year Odyssey of McCulloch v. Maryland

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*Signed Bookplate By David S. Schwartz 2019 marked the 200th anniversary of one of the most important Supreme Court decisions in American history: McCulloch v. Maryland. The state of Maryland...
The Guardian of Every Other Right: A Constitutional History of Property Rights

The Guardian of Every Other Right: A Constitutional History of Property Rights

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*Hard-signed By James W. Ely, Jr. The Guardian of Every Other Right chronicles the pivotal role of property rights in fashioning the American constitutional order from the colonial era to...
Imperial from the Beginning: The Constitution of the Original Executive

Imperial from the Beginning: The Constitution of the Original Executive

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Saikrishna Bangalore Prakash Eminent scholar Saikrishna Prakash offers the first truly comprehensive study of the original American presidency. Drawing from a vast range of sources both well known and obscure,...
Father, Son, and Constitution: How Justice Tom Clark and Attorney General Ramsey Clark Shaped American Democracy

Father, Son, and Constitution: How Justice Tom Clark and Attorney General Ramsey Clark Shaped American Democracy

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By Alexander Wohl When Supreme Court Justice Tom Clark resigned his seat on the bench at the youthful age of 67 after 18 years, his decision was unique in the...
Lincoln and the American Founding

Lincoln and the American Founding

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*Signed Bookplate By Lucas E. Morel In this persuasive work of intellectual history, Lucas E. Morel argues that the most important influence on Abraham Lincoln’s political thought and practice was...
The Creation of American Law: John Jay, Oliver Ellsworth and the 1790s Supreme Court

The Creation of American Law: John Jay, Oliver Ellsworth and the 1790s Supreme Court

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By Jude M. Pfister With the Constitutional Convention in 1787, America was set on a course to develop a unique system of law with roots in the English common law...
Liberty & Union: The Civil War Era and American Constitutionalism

Liberty & Union: The Civil War Era and American Constitutionalism

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*Signed Bookplate By Timothy S. Huebner “This book is about the relationship between the Civil War generation and the founding generation,” Timothy S. Huebner states at the outset of this...

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