John Marshall

Definer of a Nation
Product Number: EB00222757
Released: Mar 10, 2014
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781466862319
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
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Description

A New York Times Notable Book of 1996 It was in tolling the death of Supreme Court Chief Justice John Marshall in 1835 that the Liberty Bell cracked, never to ring again. An apt symbol of the man who shaped both court and country, whose life "reads like an early history of the United States," as the Wall Street Journal noted, adding: Jean Edward Smith "does an excellent job of recounting the details of Marshall's life without missing the dramatic sweep of the history it encompassed."

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Author(s): Jean Edward Smith
Original Publish Date: Mar 10, 2014

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