Marshall, John. The Constitutional Decisions of John Marshall, Edited, with an introductory essay by Joseph P. Cotton, Jr. Originally published: New York: G.P. Putnam, 1905. 2 vols. xxxvi, 462; v, 464 pp. Reprinted 2001, 2019 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584770503. ISBN-10: 1584770503. Hardcover. New. $95. * John Marshall [1755-1835] was appointed Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in 1801 and ushered in its era of power and independence. He presided over the court for 34 years. The major decisions that are included here demonstrate his formulation of fundamental principles of American constitutional law. This collection presents all of John Marshall's decisions in the Supreme Court and on the circuit in context of their times and their effect on constitutional history, through notes to each case written by Joseph P. Cotton, Jr., the editor of this work.
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